Born October 26, 1950 in Middletown, Ohio he was the son of Roy E. Sr. and Alice Marie (Crecelius) Denton.
He was an construction worker, working for West Plex. He was in the U.S. Coast Guard, and a member of the Bloomfield United Methodist Church.
Surviving relatives include his wife, Sherry (Graves) Denton of Newberry; his children, Tracy and husband, Eddie Medina of Paducah, KY. Kara and husband Brian Lowe of Bloomfield, Dan and wife, Robyn White of Birmingham, AL; six grandchildren, Jake, Megan and Lucas Medina of Paducah, KY, Macy Lowe of Bloomfield, and Carson and Miles White of Birmingham, AL; four brothers, Roy, Ron, Rick Denton and Kevin Johnson; two sisters, Sheri Youngblood and DeDe Anderson.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his step-father, Russell Johnson and one infant sister, Amy Johnson.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield with Rev. Ron Lawhead officiating. Burial will follow at Scotland Cemetery.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday and 10 a.m. until the hour of service Thursday at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Donations may be made to the Greene County Ambulance Service in care of Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield