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William Alfred Penn

William Alfred Penn, 92, passed away Thursday, November 8, 2018 at Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home in Augusta. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ann Benefield Penn; son, Lee Penn; and a brother and sister, Leon Penn and Geneva Simmons.  He was born in Crisp County and was the son of the late John Benjamin Penn and Mary Lou Presley Penn.  A veteran of the United States Air Force, William was a bookkeeper for Penn Trucking Company. He is survived by his children, a son and his wife, Benny and Debbie Penn of Appling and a daughter, Becky P. Stephens of Cordele; seven grandchildren, Jason Conner, Robbie Phillips, Will Phillips, Deena Stephens, Dean Stephens, Jennifer Bell and Lee Brian Penn; seven great-grandchildren, McKinsey Stephens, Katie Lynn Conner, Katelyn Penn, Forrest Phillips, Morris Anthony Abella, Harrison Bell and Payton Bell; and a brother, Raymond Penn of Athens. In keeping with William’s wishes, there will be no service held. Arrangements are by Rainey Family Funeral Services.