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Beam Funeral Service & Crematory
Saturday February 6th, 2021
1:00am - 2:00pm

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Faith Baptist Church
Saturday February 6th, 2021

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Faith Baptist Church
Saturday February 6th, 2021

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Penny Lee Gross

Penny Lee Goforth Gross, age 60, of Marion, North Carolina passed away on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 with her family by her side. A native of Hamilton County, Indiana, Penny was born on September 25, 1960 to Emma Testerman Goforth and the late Linton Goforth.
Penny loved being outdoors, working in her yard, going to the beach and was an avid horse lover. She loved her family, especially her granddaughter, "Baby Girl". Penny was known for always putting others before herself. 

Left to cherish her memories along with her mother Emma are her husband, Jeff Gross; two children, Halley Allison (Kevin) and James Gross. Also surviving Penny are one sister, Susie Goforth; one brother, Jimmy Goforth and one granddaughter, Allyssa "Baby Girl" Allison.
A funeral service will take place on Saturday, February 6, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at Faith Baptist Church with Reverend Gary Greene officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 p.m., one hour prior to the service at the church . Interment will follow the service at the Faith Baptist Church Cemetery. 

Flowers are accepted and appreciated, but those wanting to make a donation in memory of Penny are asked to consider, The Gross Family, 7862 Old Linville Road, Marion, North Carolina 28752.

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A candle was lit in memory of Penny Gross

KarenJones,Sharon Jones Feb 6 2021 12:00 AM

Jeff, We are so sorry for your loss... Penny was such a happy, friendly and beautiful person and we will miss her smiling face. May you find love and support from your family and friends. Lavinia and Richard xx

Lavinia and Richard Maggs Feb 6 2021 12:00 AM

Jeff.. I am so sorry for your loss. May God give you peace and understanding like only he can do. (((Hugs))) ~John Gibson's daughter Lisa

Alicia "Lisa" Gibson Elliott Feb 5 2021 12:00 AM

Jeff...So sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family. Alicia "Lisa" Gibson Elliott

Alicia Feb 5 2021 12:00 AM

Penny was such a beautiful person.inside and How. I be never saw her when she wasn't smiling. I shared with her the Love of a Horse. She will be greatly missed. But heaven has another Angel

Debbie Eggers Feb 5 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Penny Gross

Glenda Hollifield Feb 4 2021 12:00 AM