Funeral services for Mrs. Betty F. Denson, age 84 of Lineville, will be held on Sunday March 15, 2020 at 2 P.M. at Barfield Baptist Church with Rev. John Howell, Rev. Larry Cummings and Rev. David Porter officiating. Burial will follow in the Barfield Baptist Cemetery.
Mrs. Denson passed away on Thursday March 12, 2020 Lineville Health and Rehabilitation Center. Mrs. Denson a lifelong resident of Clay County, graduated from Lineville High School; then worked for several years at Higgins Manufacturing and Ace Products in the Human Resources Department. She is a member of Barfield Baptist Church and the Black’s Chapel Women’s Club.
She is survived by one daughter, Lisa Porter (Dan) of Lineville; one son, Kenneth Denson (Melinda) of Lineville; two sisters: JoAnn Roberts of Lineville, and Joyce McDonald of Lineville. Four grandchildren: Krystal Burton (Zach), Bethany Seals (Josh), Anna Morrison (Daniel) and Jacob Porter (Misty). Eight great-grandchildren: Makenna and Lawson Burton, Braden, Andrew and Kynlee Seals; Natalie and Carter Morrison and Olen Porter.
Proceeded in death by her husband of 50 years, Olen Denson; her parents, Albert Madison Foster and Annie Lou Hudson Foster; two sisters: Edna Mattox and Doris Cummings, two brothers: Hudson Foster, and Edward Foster.
Active Pallbearers will be: Bobby Crenshaw, Mike Crenshaw, David Mattox, Steve Foster, Russ Foster, David Upchurch, Ricky Mattox and Larry Upchurch.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at Benefield Funeral Home in Lineville from 5:30 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. and until one hour prior to services on Sunday. She will lie in state at the church for one hour.