December 16, 1926 - July 12, 2020
Grace E. Pennell, 93, of Paris, MO passed away on Sunday, July 12, 2020 at the Monroe Manor nursing home in Paris.
Grace was born on December 16, 1926 in Fort Scott, Kansas, the daughter of Willie B. and Opal Wilkens Sell. She is survived by a granddaughter, Kelly (Burt) Westerman, of Bentonville, AK; a sister; Ruth (Arlin) Bloemker of Sturgeon, MO; several nieces and nephews; several great-nieces and nephews and several great-great-nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by four sisters, Eunice Trindle, Jean Trindle, Mary Sell and Ester Beachum.
Her faith was in the teachings of Jesus Christ as recorded in the Holy Bible. She worked at the Truman VA hospital in Columbia as a nurse for 40 years.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, at 2:00 p.m. at the Agnew Funeral Home in Paris. Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until time of service on Wednesday at the funeral home with Arlene Leszewski and Kaye Peterson officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to Monroe Manor Nursing Home in Paris.
If you would like to attend the funeral service via a ZOOM meeting invite please contact the funeral home.