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Dottie Marie Denton Dies
She was a Life-long Resident of This community and Passed Away Following a Long Illness

Dottie Marie Denton, daughter of James and Laura Wagoner Denton, passed away at noon on Sunday, June 18, 1939, at the old homestead three and one-half miles southwest of Greenview, at the age of 48 years, 1 month, and 26 days. For some two years she has been in poor health and to some people in this situation at times, death is not un welcome. Her life was given to loving service to aged patients over a number of years . Relatives and relatives will remember her for her many kindly deeds and she will sadley missed.

Surviving her are five brothers, Haskel, Elzie, and Jay, all of Petersburg, and Homer and Calvin of Greenview; and two sisters, Hulda of Petersburg, and Nina Clark of Peoria. There are also many relatives and friends.

The singers were Cleo Denton, Paul Palmquist, Oscar and William Schoeneweis who sang "Rock of Ages" and "Going Down the Valley."

Funeral services were held at Ennis and Son funeral home in Greenview, at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon, conducted by W E Floyd.

Internment was made at Elmwood cemetery.

Transcribed By: Bette Jo Lawson


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