Core, Penny Marie

Monday, April 16, 2018

Penny Marie Core, 73, of St. Cloud, Florida, passed away on Monday, April 9, 2018.

Penny was the daughter of Robert E. Wright Sr. and Elsie Wright. She was the mother of four sons Steve, Denis, Brian and Jason; 10 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.

Penny is survived by her husband, Steve Core; her brother, Robert; two sisters, Charlene and Susan.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, April 17, from 4-8 p.m. at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace and on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service.

Funeral services for Penny will be conducted at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Eddie Suttles officiating.

Interment will follow in Chattanooga National Cemetery.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, www.lanefh.com.



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