Acie Penton, the appointed mayor of Plum Grove, has died at the age of 53. Penton passed away in his sleep early Sunday morning while staying in a hotel in Ipswich, Mass., where he was vacationing with his beloved sister, Leeann Penton-Walker, and friends.
In addition to his sister, he leaves behind one son.
His sister said his death came as a shock, adding that they were still reeling from the news that a beloved friend from Tarkington had passed on Saturday.
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