December 1, 2020

Mrs. Myra Denney

Mrs. Myra Adams Denney, age 83 of Franklin, Georgia passed away suddenly on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at the Cottage Landing Assisted Living in Carrollton, Georgia surrounded by her beloved children.

Funeral services for Mrs. Denney were conducted on Saturday, July 13, 2013, 2:00 P.M. from the Franklin United Methodist Church with the Reverends Brett Mathews and Brian Jackson officiating. Loving remarks were made by Mrs. Denney’s granddaughter, Pam Wright and another granddaughter, Laney Ayres sang a solo. Rick Robertson also provided music.

Those serving as pallbearers were James Denney, Brandon Langley, Dillon Langley, Jake Rogers, Jared Rogers, and Andrew Rogers. Honorary pallbearers were Joel Phillips, Bryan Owensby, Ross Henry, and Kevin Hannah. The interment  followed in the Franklin City Cemetery.

Mrs. Denney was born in Franklin, Georgia on January 26, 1930, the youngest child of Josie Faver Adams and Lonnie L Adams. She was a 1947 graduate of Franklin High School where she enjoyed playing basketball. Myra devoted her life to her husband Webster Denney for sixty four years.

She was a member of the Franklin United Methodist Church where she was known for her wonderful cooking, and made every occasion special with her delicious dishes. She had a wonderful sense of humor and enjoyed life to its fullest.

Myra and Webster enjoyed traveling all over the world with their good friends Jackie and Talmadge Davis. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother. She will be missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by her children Sharon and Charlie Frost, Larry and Candi Denney, and Pam and Joel Rogers all of Franklin, GA; two sisters, Helen Stephens of Hogansville, GA., and Wilma Duckworth of Thomson, GA.; brother-in-law, Verlyn and Betty Denney; grandchildren, Brandon and Cindi Langley, Pam and Charles Wright, Tara and David Neighbors, Jay and Amy Denney, James and Cathy Denney, Jared Rogers, and Jake and Lori Rogers; and fifteen great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to the Franklin United Methodist Church, or the Alzheimer’s Association.

The Tom Stutts and Son Funeral Home of Franklin, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.

 

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