Funeral Services announced for Dr. Barbara Penelton

By WEEK Producer

Funeral Services announced for Dr. Barbara Penelton

March 21, 2013 Updated Mar 21, 2013 at 5:55 PM CDT

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.