The Greenview Review, Nov 11, 1932.

James M Denton Passes On
Highly respected farmer for many years answers last summons, Funeral held Monday.

James M Denton, 82, retired farmer and for many years among stockman a breeder of herford cattle, passed away at his home west of Greenview at 2 o'clock on Saturday afternoon Nov 5, 1932.

Mr Denton, born Aug 6, 1850 has lived all his life on the farm where he was born. He was married to Miss Laura Wagoner who preceded him in death. He is survived by five sons; Calvin at home, Haskel and Elzie, both of Pertersburg. Home and Jay of Greenview. Three daughters Mrs John Helflin of Petersburg. Mrs Clinton Clark of Peoria, and Miss Dottie Denton at home. One brother, Alvin of Bedford, Iowa and twelve grandchildren also survive. Funeral services were held at home on Monday afternoon at 2 o'clock and conducted by Rev. W M Groves. Internment in Elmwood Cemetery, Greenview, Ill. "He was the son of James Monroe Denton and Martha Jane Lowe

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