Joyce Peninger Solesbee

November 21, 1945 - March 10, 2011
Joyce Peninger Solesbee

Joyce Peninger Solesbee, 65, of Hendersonville, NC, died Thursday, March 10, 2011 at Fleshers Health Care Center in Fairview.

Born in Miami, FL, she was the daughter of the late Irvin Allonzo Peninger and Beatrice W. Peninger.

She graduated from AC Reynolds High School in 1963 and obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from UNC-A in 1970. She was employed at Mission Hospital for two years as a unit secretary in NICU and at Blue Ridge Health Center in medical records for a number of years. She was a member of Dana United Methodist Church.

She loved animals, quilting, doll-making, music, reading and studying the Bible.

She is survived by her son, David A. Withrington, his wife, Jennifer Hastings-Withrington and their son, Donovan Hastings-Withrington, all of Alameda, CA; her daughter, Tonya C. Withrington of Swannanoa and her daughters, Ashley, Heather and Haily Scarberry of Asheville; her sister, Pat Clement and her husband, Robert T. Clement of Hendersonville; her brothers, Randall I Peninger and his wife, Sandy, of Arden, and Paul A. Peninger and his wife, Renee, of Fairview; nephews, Jeffrey A. Rickards of Alvin, TX, Nathaniel D. Clement of Hendersonville, Randall I. Peninger, Jr. of Asheville, and Daniel Peninger and wife, Jennifer, of Fairview; nieces, Teresa F. Rickards of Canton, Christine P. Bach of Ellenboro, and Kayla Peninger of Fairview; and several great-nieces and nephews.


Service

Monday, March 14, 2011
12:00 AM

Kirby Memorial Chapel of Shuler Funeral Home - Directions
125 Orrs Camp Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Service

Monday, March 14, 2011

Dana United Methodist Church - Directions
1436 Ridge Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Visitation

Monday, March 14, 2011
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Kirby Memorial Chapel of Shuler Funeral Home - Directions
125 Orrs Camp Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

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  • March 17, 2011
    Jewell Suber says:
    My thoughts and prayers are with your family. Joy was a "Joy"...May you all find comfort in knowing that Joy was grounded in Christ...God bless you all!