The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC

April 22, 2013



BURLINGTON — BURLINGTON — Mr. Joshua Lynn Denton Sr. 25, passed away Friday April 19, 2013 at Alamance Regional Medical Center. He was born on Oct. 28, 1987. He was the son of Ellen and Scott Hill of Liberty and Eddie Denton III of Tarboro, N.C. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Tarboro N.C. He also loved being with his loving family, he was a loving daddy, husband, son, and big brother. He will be greatly missed by his loving family and friends.

He is survived by his wife Kimberly Denton “Kimmie Poo;” sons, Joshua Lynn Jr., Jonathan Michael, and Nathan Scott; a sister, Jeanna Faye Denton of Liberty; grandparents “Granny” Faye Carmichael of Burlington, Marvin Ezzell of Hickory, Jean Denton of Tarboro; a host of special aunts, uncles, and cousins, especially Jeffrey Wright of Mebane N.C. Josh also leaves two loving “sisters” Lulu and Gidget Marie and a best friend Brian Sabbot. He went home to Heaven to be with Jesus, “Bubba” (his Granddaddy), Uncle Gene Ezzell.

Funeral Service: Will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at McClure Funeral Home Chapel in Graham N.C.

Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, April 22, 2013 at McClure Funeral Home in Graham N.C. and other times at the home of Faye Carmichael 2223 Hwy 62 North Burlington N.C.

Minister: Rev. Joe Hicks

Cemetery: Antioch Baptist Church

In Lieu of Flowers: Donations can be made to the family for funeral expenses.

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