January 6, 1922 - May 16, 2016
Glaycon "Tiny" Lucille Denton, 94, of Bristol, VA passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016 at Grace Healthcare in Abingdon, VA. She was born in Washington County, VA on January 6, 1922, a daughter of the late Abel Rust and Garnie Worley Rust. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of more than 50 years, Raymond Roosevelt Denton and one son, Dexter Harvey Denton. She was a member of Walters Mountain Independent Baptist Church and a former member of First Christian Church of Holston Valley where she was baptisted. Glaycon is survived by her two daughters, Phyllis Frye and husband Charles of Bristol, TN and Hazel Lanier and husband Tom of Byron, GA; one son, Willie Denton and wife Janie of Bristol, TN; nine grandchildren; several great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. The family would like to express a special thank you to Grace Healthcare of Abingdon and a special thank you to Billy Simcox. The family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 19, 2016 at Blevins Funeral & Cremation Services, 417 Lee St., Bristol, VA. The funeral service will follow at 7:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Randal Shaffer officiating. The committal service and interment will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 20, 2016 at Mountain View Cemetery, Bristol, VA. Pallbearers will be Benjamin Simcox, Daniel Love, Wesley Love, Ryan Smith, John Ciesielski, Dwayne Lewis, and Able Lewis. Honorary Pallbearers will be Billy Simcox, Willie Denton, Jr., and Logan Murrell. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be sent to Hospice of Abingdon, Caris Healthcare, LP, 1701 Euclid Ave. Suite H, Bristol, VA 24201.
Glaycon "Tiny" Lucille Denton, 94, of Bristol, VA passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016 at Grace Healthcare in Abingdon, VA. She was born in Washington County, VA on January 6, 1922, a daughter of the late Abel Rust and Garnie Worley Rust. In... View Obituary & Service Information
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