Barbara “Cotton” Penley, 69, of Greeneville, passed away Thursday, February 6, 2020 at Greeneville Community Hospital East.\n \nShe is survived by her son and daughter-in-law: Michael and Karen Penley; daughters and sons-in-law: Melissa Bernard, Michelle and Alvin Cates, Akisha Lockridge and Eric Bailey, Caleb Lockridge and Kayla Matthews, and Kema Johnson; several grandchildren including a special granddaughter and her fiance: Amber Ward and Troy Parker; several great-grandchildren; sisters and brother-in-law: Kathy and Chris Laughlin, and Linda Drake; several brothers and sisters-in-law.\n \nShe was preceded in death by her loving husband of 51 years: Darl D. Penley; grandson: Joshua; mother and father: Dorothy and Buck Colyer; son-in-law: Randall Williams.\n \nThe family would like to extend a special thank you to Kathy Crawford, Holly and Haleigh Bernard, and to Phil Gunter and G. Franklin with EMS.\n \nThe family will receive friends Saturday, February 8, 2020 from 4-7PM at Jeffers Funeral Service Downtown. The funeral service will be held Sunday, at 2PM in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Ronnie Baxter and Rev. Pete Smith officiating. Interment will be in Pine Grove FWB Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Caleb Lockridge, Logan Lamb, Justin Weir, Alvin Cates, Dallas Drake, Joe Brown, and Eric Bailey. \nTo send a flower arrangement or to plant trees in memory of \nBarbara "Cotton" Penley, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store.