2017-12-20 / Obituaries

John David Denham

Mr. John David Denham, 95, of Millen died Tuesday, December, 12, 2017.

He was born in Lincoln County but had lived in Millen most of his life. He was a U. S. Army veteran of World War II, a retired Maintenance Supervisor for Thomson Company and a Baptist.

Graveside services were held 2 p.m. Saturday, December 16, 2017 at the Millen Cemetery with Revs. Mike Dann and Jamie Archer officiating. Visitation followed at his residence at 1213 Hill Ave.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Frances Evelyn Denham, son, John Harry Denham, daughter, Frances Freeman, and grandson, Al Smith.

Survivors include his grandsons, David “Blue” Denham (Stephanie) and Ricky D. Smith (Monda)); daughter-in-law, Susan Young Denham; great-grandsons, Brantley H. Denham, Mark (Elizabeth) and Chad (Lyndsay) Smith; a great-granddaughter, Ashlee Smith (Lonnie Pope); great-greatgrandchildren,, Jackson Smith and Henson Smith; and a sister, Inez Nichols.

Honorary Pallbearers were Robert Pierce, H. G. Wiggins, Walter Bragg, Daniel Smith, Bubba Small, Leon Florence Jr., Michael Wengrow, Shane Nesbitt, and Gage Neasbitt.

Crowe-Fields Funeral Home in Millen in charge of arrangements.

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