PEORIA, Il. – Homegoing services will be held this Sunday for Dr. Barbara Penelton. The longtime educator and community activist was killed Monday night in a car crash.
A visitation is to be held on Sunday, March 24 from 2pm to 4pm at the New Cornerstone Baptist Church (3609 W. Harmon Highway, Peoria). A funeral will immediately follow.
Penelton, 75, was the former chair of Bradley University Education Department.