Funeral services for Mr. Jerry D. Denson, 63, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday,
March 25, 2007, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark
Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson County,
The family will receive friends on Friday from 5 – 9 P.M.,
Saturday from 12 noon – 9 P.M., and Sunday from 12 noon –
time of services.
Mr. Denson passed away on Thursday, March 22, 2007, at his
He was born September 20, 1943, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late Dewey and Rhoda Dudney Denson. On January 25,
1964, he was married to Joyce Hall Denson, who survives.
He was an employee of the Gainesboro Limestone Company.
He was a member of the Richmond Chapel Church of Christ
and a former director of UCEMC. Mr. Denson was a former
Jackson County Assessor of Property, and was a member of
the board of directors of BankEast in Gainesboro. He was a
lifetime member of the Jackson County Rescue Squad with 34
years of service, and was the former owner of Jerry’s Café.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1
Brother: Ewin L. Denson.
Survivors include his wife: Joyce Hall Denson of
Gainesboro, TN; 2 Sons and 1 Daughter-in-Law: Joey L. and
Tammy Denson of Gainesboro, TN, and Jackie D. Denson of
Fayetteville, Arkansas; 2 Grandchildren: Josh and Ashley
Denson; 1 Brother and 2 Sisters-in-Law: Shirlie and Judy
Denson of Cookeville, TN, and Mary Lou Denson of Livingston,
TN; 1 Nephew: Tyler Denson of Cookeville, TN; and his
Father-in-Law and Mother-in-Law: Willard and Jewell Hall of
Bro. Dennis Smith will officiate at the services.
Memorial donations may be made to the Jackson County
Rescue Squad by contacting Anderson - Upper Cumberland
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