Ricky Lynn Pennington

Ricky Pennington

Ricky Lynn Pennington passed away November 11, 2017 at his residence in Texas City.  Ricky was born September 24, 1965 to Linda and Michael D Pennington. 

Born in Texas City, TX.  He attended and graduated from the Clear Creek ISD, Ricky was a lifetime Galveston County resident and was employed by Action Personnel for many years.  His expertise was in maintenance and general Construction.

For those that knew Rick knew him to be an avid Houston Rockets and Texans fan.  He also had a great love for family, especially his grandkids.  He also was a very kind and big-hearted person that would help anyone or even give his last so they wouldn’t be without.

He is preceded in death by his loving mother Linda; grandparents, Walter and Dollye Pennington, Henry and Opal Boles and stepbrother, Alfie Durrett.

He is survived by his father, Mike Pennington; his loving sister, Dollye Denise Pennington Jones (Dede); his three children Katrina Pennington (Rashard Dozier), Michael Pennington (Amelia) and Destiny Pennington; his grandchildren, Adrian, Aiyana, Keyana, King, Romeo, Raelynn, Zendaya, Kenley, Konner, De'niyah, De'veah and De'riyah;  his loving niece, Breanne Utley (Jarred Dunn); his little buddy and nephew, Trey Utley; great-nephews, Tre'Sean and Jaxon Utley; great-niece, Mariah Utley and numerous other family and friends.

     Then he said " Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom."    

Jesus answered him, "Truly I tell you, today you will be with me in paradise."

A public visitation is scheduled on Friday, November 24, 2017 at 5:00 pm followed a Memorial service at 7:00 pm.  Both services will be held at Carnes Funeral Home, 3100 Gulf Freeway •Texas City, TX 77591.  409-986-9900.  All memorials may be sent to the funeral home.