Mother Marjorie  Penny NeSmith


Mother Marjorie Penny NeSmith was born July 30, 1927, in Cook County, GA, to the late Annie Mae Walker Penny and the late Ory Penny.

On Monday, April 8, 2019 Mother NeSmith entered into the Master's rest.

In addition to the parents, she is preceded in death by her husband: Ernest NeSmith; her sisters: Evelyn Davis and Elizabeth Strong and her brothers: Kendall Penny, Sr., Vernon Penny, Sr., Otha Penny, Sr., and James Penny; four aunts as sisters: Georgia Orr, Pearline Alford, Edna Lane and Eva Mae Thomas.

Gathered to rejoice the life of this great matriarch are her six children: Annie Lois Pullins of Atlanta, GA, Marsha Miller and husband, Clenzy Miller, Sr. of Cecil, GA, Ronnie NeSmith, of Cecil, GA, Donnie and wife, Juanita NeSmith of Mesa, AZ, Patsy and husband, Willie J. Miller of Morven, GA, and LaQuita Thomas of Atlanta, GA; three sisters-in-law: Allene Manning of Cecil, GA, Lula Mae Penny of Miami, FL and Vernice Penny of Youngstown, OH; fifteen grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; her County Line Church family; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends.

The Celebration of Life for the late Mother Marjorie Penny NeSmith will be Saturday, April 13, 2019, 3:00 p.m. from the sanctuary of County Line Independent Methodist Church, 2392 Fellowship Road, Cecil.
Apostle Julia Grant Berry will officiate.
Reverend Deric L. Smith is the Pastor.
Interment, County Line Independent Methodist Church Cemetery, Cecil.
Public viewing, Friday, April 12, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Godfrey Funeral Home.
Mother NeSmith will lie in state at the County Line Independent Methodist Church, Saturday from 10:30 a.m. until time of service.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at Personal and professional services provided by Godfrey Funeral Home, LLC.
Published on April 11, 2019
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Cook County HeadStart
Apr 13, 2019
On behalf of Cook County Head Start we would like to extend our heart felt condolences. We thank you for your many years of loyalty, dedication, hard work and love for the staff and kids. You was truly a jewel that shined so bright for us. May your sweet soul forever RIP. We love you.
Willie Mae Davis
Apr 11, 2019
Aunt Ree Was Like A Well Of Living Water. Family Be In Encourage In The Lord.