Funeral services for Mrs. Mildred Hensley Dennis, 87, of
Gainesboro,   Tennessee,   will   be held at 2 P.M. on Saturday,
October  7,   at   Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home.
Burial   will   follow   in   the   Welch Cemetery  in the New Salem
community of Jackson County, Tennessee.

The family will receive friends Friday from 6 – 9 P.M. and
Saturday from 10 A.M. until time of services at Anderson –
Upper Cumberland Funeral Home.

Mrs. Dennis passed away on Thursday, October 5, 2006, at the
Cumberland River Hospital in Celina, TN.

She was born July 6, 1919, in Jackson County, Tennessee, to
the late
Wade & Maggie Hensley. She was married to the late
Cordell Dennis, who passed away on August 6, 1974.

She was a homemaker and a member of the New Salem Church
of Christ.

She  was  preceded  in  death  by  
her husband: Cordell
Dennis;
her parents: Wade & Maggie Hensley; 1 Son: Jack
Stanley Dennis;
1 Grandson: Scotty Lee Dennis; 4 Brothers:
Dewey Hensley, Cordell Hensley, William A. Hensley, and an
infant brother;  and  
2  Sisters:  Lola B. Henson  and  Ara D.
Strode.

Survivors   include   
2   Sons:    Bobby W. (Jean) Dennis of
Gainesboro, TN and Billy M. (Linda) Dennis of Gainesboro, TN;
1 Daughter:    June  (Gene)  Smith    of    Celina,  TN;    and   9
Grandchildren:   
Debbie  Buckner,   Denise  McDowell,   Dale
Dennis,   Danny Smith,   Lisa Rich,   Gina Key,   Steve Dennis,
Jeanetta     Dennis,    and    Bradley   Dennis.      
14       Great-
Grandchildren
,   1 Great-Great Grandchild,  1 Step Great-
Great Grandchild
,   and  several  nieces  and  nephews  also
survive.

Bro. Larry Rhoten will officiate at the services.
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