Penny Lea Faunce, age 59, of Cullowhee passed away unexpectedly Monday, May 15, 2017. She is the daughter of the late Robert Lee Hulse Sr and Jeanette Ann Wilson. She was married for 41 years to William E. Faunce Jr. She was a wonderful woman and a mother to everyone.
She is survived by three children Derek Bradford (Casey), Tracy Faunce (Santell) and Terry Faunce Brown; eight grandchildren Gage, William, Ivy, Catalina, Jacob, Christopher, Brison and Derek; six sisters, Darlene Hartman of Kernersville, NC, Jeanette Bradford of Winston Salem, NC, Ella Prettyman (Steve) of Athens, GA, Meloney Shaw (Walt) of Mays Landing, NJ, Tammy Faunce (David) of Winston Salem, NC and Teresa Morgenwick of Winston Salem, NC; one brother Robert L Hulse Jr. of Mays Landing, NJ, also 21 nieces and nephews and many great great nieces and nephews survive her.
She was preceded death by one granddaughter Hannah Mae Brown.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Appalachian Funeral Services, 165 Skyland Dr. Sylva, NC 28779 to help with funeral expenses.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.