Funeral services  for  Mr. Shirlie D. Denson,  77,  of  Cookeville,
TN, will be held at 2  P.M.  on  Sunday, September  8,  2019,  at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland  Funeral  Home  in  Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the  Crest  Lawn  Memorial  Cemetery  in
Cookeville, TN.

The family will receive friends  on  Friday  from  4 P.M. – 8 P.M.,
Saturday from 10 A.M. – 8 P.M., and Sunday from 10 A.M.  until
time of services.

He  passed  away  on  Thursday, September  5, 2019, at  Smith
County Health and Rehab Center.

He was born October  6, 1941, in  Jackson  County,  TN, to  the
late   Dewey Denson   and   Rhoda Dudney Denson.    He   was
married to the late Judy Mathis Denson, who passed  away  July
25, 2019. He  was  a  factory  worker, and  served  in  the   U.S.
Army. He attended the Boma Church of God.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by
1  Son:  Tyler  Denson;  and  2  Brothers: Jerry D. Denson  and
Ewin L. Denson.

Survivors   include   2   Nephews:   Joey   (Tammy)   Denson  of
Gainesboro, TN, and Jackie Denson of Durant, OK; 2 Sisters  in
Law:  Joyce  Denson of Gainesboro, TN, and Mary Lou Denson
of  Livingston,  TN;  1  Great  Nephew:  Josh  (Kim)  Denson   of
Gainesboro,    TN;   1  Great  Niece:   Ashley   (Lance)   Pirl   of
Gainesboro,  TN;   and   Extended   Family:   Bob  and  Carolyn
Mathis, Dewey and Sue Mathis, Jeff and Donna Mathis,  Johnny
and Cindy Mathis, and Ratford and Melissa Duke.  Other  family
and friends also survive.

Jimmy Anderson and Tim Sharp will officiate at the services.

Memorial donations may be made to the charity  of  the  donor’s
choice by contacting the funeral home.
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