Sherry Ingram Penney

Sherry Ingram Penney, 75, of Bent Mountain, went to be with her parents, Dorothy and Lawson Ingram, and son, David Penney, on Tuesday, December 14, 2021.


Sherry was an avid supporter of Southwest Virginia Ballet, making costumes for over 12 years. She also was a devoted teacher to Roanoke County Public Schools for over 30 years.


Sherry is survived by her husband of 51 years, George Penney; children, Zachary and Matthew Penney and Anne Johns (Michael); grandchildren, Taylor, Ahron, Riley, and Natalie; and brothers, Mike  and Jeff Ingram.


A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, January 8, 2022 at 3 pm at Simpson Funeral Home with a visitation from 2-3 pm.


In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Southwest Virginia Ballet, 1005 Industry Ave SE, Roanoke, VA 24013.