The family will be receiving friends Thursday from 2-8 p.m. and Friday from 11 a.m. until the service at Sellars Funeral Home. The funeral service, conducted by the Rev. Danny Sellars and Carl Russell, is Friday, Jan. 31, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Sellars Funeral Home. Interment in Dixon Springs Cemetery will follow the service.
Penny Atnip, age 52, passed away Jan. 27, 2014.
Pallbearers will be Chad and Scott Mitchell, Nathan Vinson, Steve Coble, Eddie Blair, Anthony Gulley, Timmy Gulley and Terry Brewington. Honorary pallbearers will be Lynn Swann, Regina Maze and Patty Mitchell. Memorial donations may be made to the Wilson County Humane Society, New Leash on Life, 507 Jim Draper Blvd, Lebanon TN 37087.
Mrs. Atnip is survived by her husband, Greg Atnip; father, Thomas “Tommy” M. Cox; children, Wendy Sorrell and Cameron Sorrell; step-daughters, Trina (Nathan) Waldorf, Tosha (Brandon) Caruthers, Ashley (Danny) Dickens, and Audrey (Jason) Pitts; siblings, Jimmy (Patty) Mitchell, Chris Cox, James (Paula) Cox, Pat (Danny) Wells, and twin Jenny (Delmaine) Vinson; grandchildren, Kaylin Boyd and Emma Boyd; 10 step-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Pauline Gulley Cox.
Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon is in charge of arrangements, 615-444-9393, obits 615-758-8818.