- [S76] Atchley Funeral Home Records, Volume III, 1974-1986, Larry D. Fox, (Smoky Mountain Historical Society), 24 Nov 1977.
Julia Mae Brimer Edmonds obituary
- [S73] Rawlings Funeral Home, Book 2, 30 Jan 1967.
Oscar Lee Denton obituary
- [S112] Census, 1930.
name: Murphy Denton
event date: 1930
event place: District 03, Sevier, Tennessee
marital status: Single
estimated birth year: 1920
relationship to head of household: Son
father's birthplace: Tennessee
mother's birthplace: Tennessee
enumeration district number: 0003
family number: 239
sheet number and letter: 12A
line number: 9
nara publication: T626, roll 2271
film number: 2342005
digital folder number: 4547919
image number: 00634
Household Gender Age Birthplace
head Asalee Denton M 42 Tennessee
wife Montana Denton F 32 Tennessee
daughter Mildred Denton F 15 Tennessee
daughter Gavata Denton F 13 Tennessee
son Murphy Denton M 10 Tennessee
son Floyd Denton M 6 Tennessee
daughter Velma Denton F 1 Tennessee
father Robert Denton M 68 Tennessee
- [S24] The Newport Plain Talk, (http://www.newportplaintalk.com), 23 Jan 1999.
Joseph Murphy Denton, 78, of Sevierville, passed away Saturday, January 23, at Baptist Hospital of East Tennessee in Knoxville.
Mr. Denton was a member of the D.A.V., Fox Methodist Church and had served his country for three years in the Army during WWII.
Murphy was preceded in death by a brother, Floyd Denton; sister, Eldridge Leona Denton; and a grandson, Randy Denton.
He is survived by his wife, Lillian Edmonds Denton, Sevierville; sons and daughters-in-law, Duane and Dixie Denton, Sevierville, and Dennis and Kathy Edmonds, Cosby; daughter and son-in-law, Carolyn Sue and Dennis Layman, Sevier County; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; sisters, Gaveta Chaney, Sevierville, and Velma Samples, White Pine; three nieces; and one nephew.
Service for Mr. Denton will be 7:30 p.m. Monday, January 25, at Rawlings Funeral Chapel with Rev. John Neece, Rev. Tony Sutton, Rev. Becky Stephens, and Rev. Robert Brewer officiating. Interment will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Hills Union Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday preceding the service at Rawlings Funeral Home.
Rawlings Funeral Home, Sevierville, is in charge.