Hargrave Funeral Home

1031 Victor Ii Blvd, Morgan City, LA


Alex Joseph Pennison Sr.

July 20, 1940September 24, 2019

Alex Joseph Pennison, Sr., a lifelong resident of Morgan City, LA. passed away, Tuesday, September 24, 2019 in Houma, LA. at the age of 79.

Alex is survived by five children, Alex "A.J." Pennison and his wife, Kathy, Felicia Foret and her husband, Kevin Foret Sr., Barbara P. Griggs and her husband, Michael, Rene Pennison and his wife, Tammy, and Antoine "Tony" Pennison, Sr.; 13 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, and three great-great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth Mae Jones Pennison; his parents, Antoine and Loraine Pennison; and his brother, Eric Pennison.

A great father and grandfather, Alex worked hard to provide for his family and support them. He was a dedicated employee at STEP BIMS for 20 plus years, where he helped the less fortunate achieve a better life. He always encouraged and assisted others in anyway that he possibly could. Alex loved to both dance and cook but especially live his life to the fullest. Alex was happiest when his family and friends were near during family gatherings and cookouts. He will be deeply missed by all those who knew and loved him.

The family requests that a time of visitation be observed on Saturday, September 28, 2019 from 10am until time of services at 1pm at Hargrave Funeral Home. Following services, Alex will be laid to rest in the Morgan City Cemetery.


  • Visitation Saturday, September 28, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, September 28, 2019
  • Graveside Saturday, September 28, 2019


Alex Joseph Pennison Sr.

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