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Dillon Denton

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

EAST PRAIRIE -- Dillon Dwight Denton, 52, died at 7:45 a.m. Sept. 2, 2012, at the Heritage Gardens of Senath Care Center in Senath.

Born Dec. 21, 1959, in East Prairie, to the late William Alton and Mary Elizabeth Boswell Denton, he lived most of his life in East Prairie where he was employed by the former Hubbard Muffler Company of East Prairie. He was of the Baptist belief.

He is survived by one brother, Sammie Denton of East Prairie; three sisters, Katie Hodges and Rita Dowdy of East Prairie and Marie Scott of Charleston; and several nieces and nephews.

Six sisters also preceded him in death.

Visitation is after 5 p.m. today at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie where services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday with Mike Johnson officiating.

Burial will follow in the East Prairie Memorial Park Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: Pete Wimberley, Teddy Sisk, Corey Sisk, T.J. Scott, Ray Scott and Todd Scott.

Online condolences may be made at www.shelbyfuneral.com.