Born 3-27-1927 -- Died 8-16-2007
Rose May Denton, 80, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., was born March 27, 1927, in the Tick Ridge community and died Aug. 16, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem.
Rose loved to quilt, work outside and cook. She was a loving, caring Me-Maw. She was an active member of the Field Creek Pentecostal Church and the VFW Ladies auxiliary.
Survivors include: four granddaughters, Michelle Buchanan and husband Doug of Koshkonong, ?Mo., Lacey Lingenfelter and husband Justin of Mammoth Spring, Melanie Whittaker and husband Kelvin of Bradleyville, Mo. and Melinda Hall and husband Robert of Ava, Mo.; two sons-in-law, David Manes of Mammoth Spring and ?Jerry Vonallmen of Ava, Mo.; one brother, Paul Parnell and wife Jo of Diamond, Mo.; three sisters-in-law, Pearl Denton, Mary Lee Parnell and Barbara ?Parnell Kane; three great-grandchildren, Elizabeth Kate Buchanan, Daniel David Lingenfelter, and Hailey Sue Hall; an honorary granddaughter, Chasity Butler; her friend and caregiver, Sonnie Sandridge; and numerous other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by: her parents, James Henry Parnell and Elsie Loeffler-Parnell; her husband, Milo Denton; two daughters, Sandra Sue Vonallmen and Susan (Katy) Manes; one great-granddaughter, Katy Maylee Lingenfelter; two sisters, Agusta Honeycutt and Dorothy Smith; six brothers, Hobart, Raymond, Rudolph, Leonard, Wesley and Harlin.
Funeral services were held Aug. 19 at the Clary Chapel in Mammoth Spring with Bro. David Roberts and Bro. Floyd Rikard both officiating. Interment followed in the Tick Ridge Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Mammoth Spring.