Penn, Patricia Burke

Penn, Patricia Burke Age: 71

Passed Away: 2010-11-07

Funeral Home:

Mrs. Patricia Burke Penn, 71, of McDonough, passed away Nov. 7, 2010. Patricia was born in Atlanta, the daughter of the late James David and Wenonah McDuff Burke. She was a member of McDonough First Baptist Church. Patricia enjoyed spending time with her family, sewing, cooking, decorating, traveling and reading. Survivors are her husband, J.D. Penn, of McDonough; children, Jim and Marla Penn, of St. Cloud, Fla., Mary Elizabeth and Aubrey Embry, of Louisville, Ky., Julia Anne and Ken Barnes, of Gray, Ga., and Elaine and Bill Schilling, of Monticello; and 10 grandchildren. Funeral services will be TODAY (Tuesday, Nov. 9), at 11 a.m., at the McDonough First Baptist Church, with the Rev. Buddy Frazier, the Rev. Dr. Charles Thomas and the Rev. James Miller officiating. Interment will follow at Haisten/Eastlawn Memorial Park. The family received friends at the funeral home Monday evening, from 6 p.m., to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, those who wish, may make donations to the McDonough First Baptist Church Building Fund, or the charity of their choice. Haisten Funeral Home – McDonough, (770) 914-8833, haistenfunerals.com