Bruce Pennybacker of the Forest at Duke, Durham , NC died on June 15.
Born in Boston, MA, on July 8, 1929, Bruce received an undergraduate degree from Oberllin College, did graduate work at Columbia University and State University of New York. He taught English for a combined 25 years at Beacon High School and at Newburgh Free Academy before retiring in 1984.
He is survived by his wife Mary Forrestal Pennybacker, daughter Mindy Wallace of Honolulu, son Robert Pennybacker of Honolulu, and Mark Pennybacker of Bethesda, MD and three grandchildren, Rory Wallace of New York, Matt and Mariana Pennybacker of Bethesda, MD.
Memorials may be directed to the Southern Poverty Law Center, 400 Washington Avenue, Montgomery, Alabama 36104