Hoyte "Scooter" Lynn Tenpenny, age 63, of Beech Grove, Tenn., died Saturday, May 22, 2010, at his home after an extended illness. Tenpenny was an avid walking horse supporter and fan for his entire life.
He was born Sept. 14, 1946, in Coffee County, Tenn., to the late Mark and Betty Teal Tenpenny. He was owner of Tenpenny Logging and attended Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He is survived by his wife, Martha Jane Brandon Tenpenny, of Beech Grove. Memorials may be made to Beech Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. Tuesday, May 25, at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 26, at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel. Brother David Nash will officiate, with burial to follow in Beech Grove Cemetery.