PENNY LOUISE HEWITT, age 55 of Rock Island, IL, went to be with the Lord on Monday, March 19, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family.
Penny was born on August 10, 1962 in Clanton, AL, in her Aunt Effie’s house; the daughter of Sue Culp. She attended Isabella High School. Penny married Melvin Hewitt on May 15, 1981 in Charleston, SC.
Penny is survived by: Husband, Melvin Hewitt of Rock Island, IL; Son, Melvin (Stacey) Hewitt of Bondurant, IA; Son, Shane (Kim) Hewitt of Charles city, IA; Son, Brian (Amanda) Hewitt of Davenport, IA; Daughter, Latoya McMillin of Sherrard, IL; Grandchildren: Chase, Lane, Dakota, Tristan, Lauren, Kiya, McCain, Brooklyn, Caiden, and Maci Jo; Father, Levis Peters of Jemison; Brother, Kenneth (Cindy) Peters of Jemison; Sister, Kleasa (Mike Boozer of Mobile; Brother, Wayne (Vivian) Peters of Jemison; Sister, Audra Peters of Charleston, WV; Brother, Dewayne Culp of Gulf Shores; and Sister, Dawn Culp of Clanton.
She is preceded in death by: Mother, Sue Culp; and Sister, Darlene Moates.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 2:00pm from the Chapel of Ellison Memorial Funeral Home in Clanton with Rev. Jason Green officiating.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
Burial will follow in the Mt. Nebo Methodist Cemetery in Clanton, AL.
The family wishes to thank the staff of Hospice Compassus for their special care.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bethany Baptist Church in Moline, IL or ALS Foundation for Life.
Final care and arrangements entrusted to the Ellison Memorial Funeral Home of Clanton, AL.