Services for Mr. Johnny Lee Denton, Sr., 73, of Fruitvale, are scheduled for 2 p.m., Wednesday, June 17, 2020, at Bartley Funeral Home with Gerald Denton officiating.
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Interment will be in Mt. Lebanon Cemetery.
Mr. Denton passed away June 15, 2020, in Tyler. He was born June 30, 1946, in Dallas, to Henry Lee & Betty Jean Spillers Denton. He lived most of his life in the Grand Saline area where he worked in construction. Johnny was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Lagina Pearce; brother, Charles Ray Denton; and sister, Dorothy Davis.
Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Shirley Denton of Fruitvale; son, Johnny Denton, Jr. and wife Darlene of Alba; daughter Angela Soules and husband Claude of Fruitvale; two brothers, Kenneth Denton and Gene Denton, both of Fruitvale; twelve grandchildren, Cody Denton, Dustin Soules, Kelly Soules, Neal Plumlee, Ozzy Denton, Tiffanie Denton, Johnathon Denton, Emily Denton, Lily Davis, Brock Pearce, Alicia Davis and Eric Denton; nineteen great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers will be Cody Denton, Ozzy Denton, Dustin Soules, Charles Denton, Garet Mullins, Neal Plumlee and David Wilson.