|Birth: ||Apr. 21, 1919|
|Death: ||Oct. 10, 2008|
Funeral services for Merle "Hardtimes" Denton, age 89, of Bastrop, were held at 2:30 p.m. Oct. 12 at the Chapel of Golden Funeral Home. Interment followed in the Canaan Baptist Church Cemetery in Spearsville. Mr. Denton, a retired employee of International Paper Company, passed away Oct. 10 at Cherry Ridge Guest Care Center.
The Gazette, Farmerville LA obituary
Pfc. Merle W. Denton, son of Mrs. J. E. Denton, Farmerville, Louisiana. Attended Junction City, Arkansas, schools. Entered Army, 1943, trained at Kearns, Utah; Herrinton, Kansas; Camp Howze, Texas. Served ETO. Awarded ETO Ribbons, Pres. Citation and Battle Star, GC Medal, French Citation and Marksman Medal.
Source: Info from American Legion - Men & Women in World War II from Lincoln, Morehouse & Union Parishes 1946
Audrey L Vickers Denton (1921 - 1994)*
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Record added: Oct 21, 2008
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May you rest in peace.|
Added: Apr. 9, 2009