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Richard Denton

September 24, 1929 - October 9, 2017

Burial Date: October 12, 2017

Funeral services will be 7:00 P.M. Wednesday October 11, 2017 at Broadway Baptist Church with Dr. Tony Collins, Lead Pastor, Broadway Baptist Church Maryville, TN, officiating. Family and friends will all meet 11:00 A.M. Thursday October 12, 2017 at Sherwood Memorial Gardens for a graveside service. The family will receive friends 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Wednesday at the church. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to: BBC Catch the Vision Building Campaign, 2329 East Broadway Ave Maryville, TN 37804.

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Richard Denton left to join God’s Army on October 9, 2017. He loved God, his family, and his church Broadway Baptist, Maryville, TN. Richard served his country in the Army and later retired from Rentenbach Engineering. Richard loved serving other’s needs. He spent countless hours doing mission work with his church and world changers both locally and out of state. He touched many lives with his unselfishness, loving smile, and just by being in his very presence. Richard was proud of his children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. He was proceeded in death by his parents, Larston Oakley Denton Sr., and Susie Denton; Brothers Larston Oakley Denton Jr., and Earl Denton, children Bud Denton, Donna Hamilton, Denise Ford, (son-in-law James Ford), and Grandson Micah Ford. Richard is survived by his loving wife Glenna Maples Denton; children Jonathon Denton, Dion Denton Hunt, Tim Denton, Dewayne Denton, loving daughter-in-laws Patti Denton and Linda Denton. Grandchildren; Scott Denton, Trevor Denton, Crisi Manley, (and Jason), Jeremy Denton, (and Sam), Kelyn Denton (and Zachry Vercher), Todd Hunt ( and Trisha), Jami Holloman ( and Chris), Taylor Denton, Cate Denton, Ashley Denton, Allen Denton, and Halie Sires. Great grandchildren, Lucas and Isabelle Hunt, Rivers Denton, Milo and Rowan Hollomon. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to: BBC Catch the Vision Building Campaign, 2329 East Broadway Ave Maryville, TN 37804.