|Birth: ||Apr. 12, 1929|
|Death: ||Jun. 9, 2012|
DENNY, BEVERLY JEAN HUFFINES - of Knoxville, TN, age 83, went to sleep in death on June 9, 2012 awaiting the soon return of Jesus. Beverly was born in Houston, TX but has resided in the Knoxville area since 1954. She was a member of the Knoxville First Seventh-day Adventist Church serving in a number of offices and was the first lady to serve as an Elder in the church. She had worked for local doctors, many assignments for Kelly Services, and retired from the local office of Diebold, Inc. She enjoyed, baking, cooking, sewing, entertaining, and when younger playing her violin for special occasions. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Edward C. Denny; three sons and spouses, Edward, Jr. of Maryland Heights, MO, Stephen and Rosa of Alvarado, TX and David and Corinne of Olney, MD; and grandchildren Philip and Alysha of Richmond, VA, Michael of Alvarado, TX, Katherine and Stephen Aleshire of Mesquite, TX, and Kevin, Robin, Jason, and Danielle of Olney, MD; one great-grandson, Harrison Aleshire of Mesquite, TX; a sister-in-law, Irene Mitchell of Collegedale, TN; and former daughter-in-law Melissa Prewitt of Mesquite, TX. The family will receive friends, Tuesday, June 12, 2012 from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. with funeral services following at 8:00 P.M. at 1st Seventh Day Adventist Church, 3611 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919 with Elder Ed Komoroski officiating. Graveside services will be conducted Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 10:00 A.M. at Highland West Cemetery, 9913 Sherrill Lane, Knoxville, TN 37932. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of your choice , to the American Cancer Society , or the Beverly Denny Worthy Student Fund of the Knoxville Adventist School. You may sign the online register book at www.highlandmemorialparks.com. Highland Memorial Funeral Home (865) 588-0567.
Published in Knoxville News Sentinel on June 11, 2012 .
Berry Highland West Memorial Park
Created by: Teresa Harris
Record added: Jun 11, 2012
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