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Obituary – Theresa Howk Pennington

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Theresa Howk Pennington

A graveside service for Theresa Howk Pennington, age 64, of Sulphur Springs, Texas, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, October 22, 2022, at Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, October 21, 2022, at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Mrs. Pennington passed away on October 18, 2022, at CHRISTUS Mother Frances -Sulphur Springs.

Theresa was born on March 14, 1958, in Sulphur Springs, Texas, to Carvil and Mildred (Brown) Howk. She married Ricky Wyly, who preceded her in death, and they had two sons together, Ricky Wyly II and Brian Wyly of Sulphur Springs, Texas. She later married Frank Pennington in Sulphur Springs, Texas. Theresa worked as a seamstress for H.D. Lee. Although Theresa couldn’t attend church, she was very religious and a follower of Jesus Christ.

She is survived by her sons, Ricky Wyly Il and Brian Wyly and Rosemary; grandchildren, Ricky Wyly III, Alexa Wyly, Joshua Wyly, Jaci Wyly and Stella Wyly; great grandchild, Kyler Lane Wyly; sisters, Patsy Brown and husband, Ken, and Mary Denny and husband, Ron; and brother, David Howk, all of Sulphur Springs.

Theresa was preceded in death by both husbands, her parents and a brother.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital or a local animal shelter.

Arrangements under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home.

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Author: KSST Contributor

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