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Reidlawn Cemetery
Friday February 8th, 2019

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Effie Dickerson Denny

Effie Dickerson Denny, 92, passed away on Monday, February 4, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM, February 8, 2019 at Reidlawn Cemetery. Effie was born in Avery County to the late Andy Dickerson and Cora Guy Dickerson. She retired from American Tobacco Company after Thirty nine and one half years of service. She then went on to work another ten years with Brown’s Summit Conference Center. She was a member of Bible Fellowship Assembly Church for many years and loved to sing and play music. She loved her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and was a servant to all. She never met anyone she wasn’t willing to help. She will be greatly missed. Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of over 50 years Claude Thomas Denny and son, Dwight Dale Denny. She is survived by her children, Thomas Denny ( Kathee), Dean Porterfield ( Danny) and Bruce Denny; grandchildren, Tammy, Thomas Gray, Phillip, Mark, Bruce Aaron and Timothy Dale; 14 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren and a large extended family.


Alice Setliff lit a candle for Effie Dickerson Denny

Alice Setliff Feb 9 2019 11:27 AM

Linda Williams Padron lit a candle for Effie Dickerson Denny

Linda Williams Padron Feb 8 2019 12:37 PM

Our deepest sympathy to Dean, Thomas, Bruce and all of the family. Effie was a wonderful person and I know she will be missed. David. & Donna Daniels

Donna Daniels Feb 7 2019 3:26 PM

Peggy Loftis lit a candle for Effie Dickerson Denny

Peggy Loftis Feb 7 2019 11:34 AM

Alex,Kim & Cody Wall lit a candle for Effie Dickerson Denny

Alex,Kim & Cody Wall Feb 7 2019 6:13 AM

Our deepest sympathy to the family. Rusty and Lannette Hodges

Lannette Hodges Feb 6 2019 2:03 PM

So sorry to hear about Effie's passing. She was a good woman and I know you will miss her. Faith Jessie & Wayne Hodges

Karen Agee Feb 6 2019 10:08 AM

Pat Griffith Rose lit a candle for Effie Dickerson Denny

Pat Griffith Rose Feb 6 2019 6:27 AM

Cindy & Kenny Porterfield lit a candle for Effie Dickerson Denny

Cindy & Kenny Porterfield Feb 5 2019 8:42 PM

Don and I are so sorry to hear about Effie. We know she is with her family in heaven. Effie was a sweet and kind soul who would stop at nothing to help her family. Go rest high on that mountain Effie you deserve it.

Don and Vickie Bowlin Feb 5 2019 6:14 PM