Bonnie Penix

Bonnie Penix, age 94 of Knoxville, passed away Sunday, September 8, 2019.

She was a member of Newport Church of God.

She was a Godly person who touched many lives, a loving wife, mother, and mama.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. J.W. Penix; daughter, DeVarah Penery; and son, John Penix.

She is survived by her sons, Duane (Sue) Penix of Lawrenceburg, TN and Tim Penix of Knoxville; daughter, Phyllis Terry of Knoxville; grandchildren, Travis (Michelle), Brian (Leigh), and Justin Terry, Jonathan (Holly), Josh, and Jacob Penix; great-grandchildren, Brilee, Bryce, Brayden, Michael, Matthew, and Will; daughter-in-law, Jan Penix of Lawrenceburg, TN; and other family members and friends.

The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at Manes Funeral Home.

Funeral Services will follow at 7 p.m. on Wednesday in the Manes Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Jack Dean officiating.

Burial will be at 1 p.m., Thursday, September 12, 2019 in Resthaven Memorial Gardens.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Arrangements by Manes Funeral Home.