Beverly Kay Pennington


Beverly Kay Pennington, 56, of Tompkinsville, formerly of Columbia, died Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017 at her home.

She was born on Nov. 16, 1960 in Adair County. She was preceded in death by her father, Harlan Dudley Jessie, Sr.; her mother, Linda Kay Sneed Jessie Keith and her husband, Charlie Vernon Keith, Sr.; so-in-law, Billy Joe Turner; granddaughter, Kendra Pennington.

She was a former medical technician.

She is survived by her husband, Jerry Pennington of Tompkinsville; one son, Chuck (Kelly) Pennington of Columbia; one daughter Jamie Turner (Dennis Richards) of Tompkinsville; two brothers Harlan (Dana) Jessie of Campbellsville and Christ Keith of Columbia; and one sister, Angie (Jeff) Blankenship of Columbia. Eleven grandchildren also survived.

Funeral service was Sunday, Feb. 5 at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmie Cox officiating with burial in Bragg Cemetery.

Casket bearers were Brian Pennington, Cecil Ray Pennington, Adam McClaron, Jeff Blankenship, Harlan Jessie and Chris Keith.

Honorary casket bearers were her grandchildren and Dennis Richards.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home was in charge of funeral arrangements. Visit

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