[Nameplate] Fair ~ 77°F  
High: 88°F ~ Low: 73°F
Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016

Opal Dennis

Friday, July 2, 2004

ORAN - Opal Neoma Dennis, 90, died at 4:30 p.m. July 1, 2004, at her home.

Born Jan. 31, 1914, in Oran, daughter of the late Elmer and Elba Simmons Hency, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Oran.

On Jan. 26, 1935, she married Cecil Dennis who preceded her in death on Dec. 28, 1984.

Two brothers, one sister and one granddaughter also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: six daughters, Betty Reich of St. Louis, Bonnie Knight of Maryland Heights, Ann Davis and Sandy Cremeens of Florissant, Judy Murrah of Benton and Marty Adams of St. Ann.; three brothers, Bill Hency of Oran, Doyle Hency of O'Fallon and Red Hency of St. Louis; and 17 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation begins at 4 p.m. Saturday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran where services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Sunday. The Revs. Jack Bishop and Ed Carter will officiate.

Burial will follow in Forest Hills Memorial Gardens near Morley.