Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Lou Denton, 86, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Sunday, May 10,
2015, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Pharris Cemetery in the
McCoinsville community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 2 P.M. to 9
P.M., and Sunday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at Riverview
Regional Medical Center in Carthage, TN.
She was born March 26, 1929, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late Oliver Leslie Netherton and Eliza Rush Netherton. She
was married to the late Bill Frank Denton, who passed away
July 19, 1993. She was a retired employee of Heavy Duty Mfg.,
and a member of the Lakeview Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded
in death by 2 Brothers: Bob Willis Netherton and Willard Lee
Netherton; 2 Half-Brothers: Oliver Ray Netherton and Ermon
Netherton; 1 Half-Sister: Patricia Ann Donovan; and 1
Step-Brother: Clay Eades.
Survivors include 1 Son: Ronnie Denton and Susie L. Rueve
of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Daughter: Brenda (Ronald) Dill of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Grandchild: Kayla Michelle Dill of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Half-Brother: Bill Wayne Netherton of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Sister: Thelma Dennis of Gainesboro, TN;
and 4 Half-Sisters: Delia Martin of Detroit, MI, Marie Martin of
Baxter, TN, Lorene Lawson of Gainesboro, TN, and Betty Sue
Aberant of PA. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and
friends also survive.
Bro. Edward Anderson and Bro. Don Bryant will officiate at
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