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Hazel Penley, 74, of Kingsport, Sullivan Co TN, entered
into eternal rest Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at her home
following a lengthy illness.
She was born April 16, 1939, in Hawkins Co TN, and had
resided in Sullivan County since 1978. Hazel attended Gray
Freewill Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Penley;
infant son, Carson Penley, and son, Rex Penley; parents,
Homer and Fronnie Light; three infant brothers, Cleo Light,
Clay Light, and Olin Light, twin brother, Harlan Light, and
two brothers, Jack Light and Don Light; and three sisters,
Dorothy Crawford, Vernie Compton, and Mae Webb.
Hazel is survived by her daughter, Brenda Little and
husband Walter, of Kingsport, TN; daughter-in-law, Kathy
Penley, of Kingsport, TN; four grandchildren, Lisa Marie
Little, Ricky and Harlan Penley, and Makala Penley; three
brothers, Carson Light and wife Nancy, of Rogerville, TN,
James Light, of Rogersville, TN, and Junior Light and wife
Reba, of Rogersville, TN; and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank Mountain States Hospice and
Legacy Home Care for their care with a special thanks to
Shamrock with Mountain States Hospice. They would also like
to thank all family and friends for their prayers and
kindness during Hazel’s illness.
The family will receive friends on Friday, April 26, 2013,
from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home,
Funeral services will follow at 7 p.m., with Pastor Darin
Harrison and Rev. Rickie Bowser officiating.
Graveside services will be conducted on Saturday, April 27,
2013, at 1 p.m., at Mt. Carmel Freewill Baptist Church
Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Danny Dykes, Michael Dykes,
Randall Compton, Johnny Light, Ronnie Rines, Tommy Lucas,
and Ricky Penley. Honorary pallbearers will be Eugene
Compton, Haskell Rines, Robert Light, Jimmie Light, nieces,
Barbara, Kathy, Mildred, Alice, Lisa, Annette, Angie, and
Arrangements are by Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Kingsport.