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Bobby Denning

Friday, November 16, 2012

CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Bobby Glen Denning, 65, formerly of Sikeston, died Nov. 15, 2012, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

He was born Sept. 7, 1947, in Charleston, to the late Francis Warren and Ethel Stokes Denning. He had lived in Southeast Missouri most of his life, was a member of Murray Lane Baptist Church in Sikeston and had worked as a sales clerk with Walmart until his retirement in 2008. He served with the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and was a member of the Army National Guard until 1992.

On Nov. 26, 1988, he married Katherine M. Donaldson who survives at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.

Also surviving are two sons and daughters in law, Bobby Dale and Regina Denning of Cape Girardeau, and Mark A. and Bridget Denning of Sikeston; two stepchildren and their spouses, Charles "Jake" and Linda Donaldson of Charleston and Jonna "Joni" and Bob Berry of Jackson; four brothers, Frank J. Denning of Addison, Ill., Bill G. Denning of Glendale, Ill., Robert L. Denning of Sikeston and Michael Denning of Elizabethton, Tenn.; three sisters, Mary Keltner of Terre Haute, Ind., Eva M. Dawson of Sanford, Ill., and Frances L. Schlosser of Ironton; and four grandchildren, six stepgrandchildren and five great-stepgrandchildren.

One daughter, Tammy L. Denning; and one brother, Charles E. Denning, preceded him in death.

Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until time of services at 2 p.m. Monday at the McMikle Funeral Home in Charleston. The Rev. Kelley Grubbs, pastor of Murray Lane Baptist Church in Sikeston, will officiate.

Burial with full military rites conducted by the Missouri Military Honor Guard will follow in the IOOF Cemetery.

Online condolences may be sent at www.mcmiklefuneralhome.com.