Funeral services for Mrs. Evelyn Denson, 86, of the Roaring
River community of Jackson County, TN, will be held at 2 P.M.
on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the New
Hope Cemetery in the New Hope community.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 4 P.M. - 8 P.M.,
and Saturday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at her residence.
She was born January 25, 1933, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Lattie C. Allen and Lucy E. Allen. On September 20, 1951,
she was married to the late Freddie G. Denson, who passed
away May 10, 2005. She worked as a supervisor at Georgia
Boot Co., and was a member of the Dudneys Hill Church of
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by her Step Father: Jack Trent; 1 Brother: Alton Allen;
and 1 Sister: Nadine Chaffin.
Survivors include 2 Sons: Kenneth (Mary Belle) Denson of
Gainesboro, TN, and Danny (Diane) Denson of Douglasville,
GA; 3 Daughters: Kim (Lakelan) Barham of Gainesboro, TN,
Pam (Earl, Jr.) Brazle of Lebanon, TN, and Christie Banker of
Gainesboro, TN; Caregiver: Linda Fields; Special Friend:
Regina Poteet; 6 Grandchildren: Jamie (Misty) Denson, Kelly
(Brandy) Denson, Demesa (Bob) McCoy, Danette Johnson,
Dana (Matthew) Tucker, and Deanna Denson; and 11 Great
Grandchildren: Hailey Denson, Logan Denson, Robert McCoy,
Kayleigh Johnson, Rebecca Johnson, Drake Tucker, Marcus
Tucker, Kyleigh Maycen; Jason Brazle, Brooklyn Brazle, and
Bro. Lakelan Barham and Bro. Earl Brazle, Jr. will officiate at the
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the New
Hope Cemetery by contacting the funeral home.
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