James Edward “Fast Eddie” Pennington, 70, of Dorchester, entered into eternal rest on Monday, January 24, 2022 at Trident Medical Center.
Graveside Funeral Services with Military Honors will be held 2:00 PM Thursday at Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Robbie Cook, Bubba Ackerman, Dusty Brownlee, Doug Brownlee, Daniel Dantzler and Nick Dantzler. Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 6:00-8:00 PM at Bryant Funeral Home, St. George.
Eddie was born on June 11, 1951, in Charleston, a son of the late James Olin and Rebecca Pugh Pennington. He was a graduate of Harleyville Ridgeville High School and was a truck driver with Knights Septic. He was a member of the Gamecock Club and proud supporter, loved the Dallas Cowboys, Atlanta Braves and most importantly his family and friends. Eddie loved life and always had a smile on his face.
Surviving is his brother, Billy Pennington; two sisters, Dee (Doug) Brownlee and Dawn (Erwin) Huseman; and many loving nieces and nephews.