Roger Stanley Denton

Saturday, April 9, 2016

Roger Stanley Denton 63, of Muscle Shoals, passed away Saturday, April 9, 2016.

Visitation was from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Tuesday April 12, 2016. The funeral service was at 11 a.m. Wednesday April 13, 2016 at Morrison Funeral Home, Tuscumbia. Interment followed in Glendale Cemetery. Pastor John Pond will officiate.

Mr. Denton was a native of Cherokee, Alabama. He was a 1971 graduate of Sheffield High School. He was employed by E.S. Robbins Corp. for 39 years. He was Past Master and Secretary of Sheffield Masonic Lodge 503 F&AM. He was a proud supporter of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in honor of Alex's Warriors.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William Ira Denton and Elsie Watson Denton; a grandson Alex Denton; brother and sister-in-law Morris and Ann Denton and brother-in-law Bobby Handley.

Survivors are his wife Teresa Denton; sons, Brian (Jennifer) Denton, and John (Heather) Denton; brother Nolan (Carolyn) Denton; sister Edna Handley; grandchildren Anna, Lauren, and Emmy Reese and a number of nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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