Mar 152013

Our beloved and beautiful mother Sharon Lydia Penrod-Stuart, 72, went to be with our Heavenly Father on Wednesday, March 6, 2013. Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 6, at the Blueridge Christian Center, located at 184 W. White Mountain Blvd. in Lakeside.
Sharon was born in McNary on Jan. 20, 1941, to Oley and Ella Penrod. She was the sixth child of seven.
She was a loving homemaker who raised six children, and helped raise her nephew and niece.
Survivors include Cindy McNeil (Verl), Bobby Seitz (Lisa), Sherri Harrell, Tammi Smith (Matt), Bill Hilton (Juli-ann) and Terri Neal (Mark); one sister, Twila Blackwell (Scrappy), two brothers, Jack Penrod (Colleen) and Terry Penrod (Renee); 19 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren and two in the oven.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Oley and Ella Penrod; her brother, Monte Penrod; two sisters; Verda Penrod Caldwell and Sandee Penrod Spitzer; and one grandchild, Morgan Gray Moss (Harrell).
In lieu of flowers, the family has suggested donations in her name be made to the Hospice Foundation of the White Mountains, P.O. Box 1975, Lakeside, Ariz. 85929.
Owens Livingston Mortuary-White Mountain Chapel was in charge of the arrangements.Stuart,_Sharon