Dennis Edward Dayton, 75, of Woodbury, died Saturday, April 21, at Woodbury Health Care Center following an extended illness.
A native of Cumberland County, he was a member of the Woodbury First Baptist church. Dennis was retired from TVA where he was an Electrician. He was a veteran of Air Force. Dennis loved his time with his family the most and he also loved spending time outdoors.
Wife of 54 years: Pat Bohannon Dayton of Woodbury.
Children: Jeff Dayton of Charlotte, NC., Terri (Hershel) Logan of Woodbury, Jim (Mary) Dayton of Smyrna.
Grandchildren: Josh Mullinax, Dakota Logan, Rebekah, Sarah, Joseph Dayton, Liz & Zach Dayton.
Sister: Barbara Dayton Rushing of Crossville.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James & Nell Anderson Dayton and his daughter, Marcy Dayton.
Funeral services will be held in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 25, 2012 with Bro. Hunter Hay officiating. Interment will be in Oaklawn Cemetery in Crossville.
Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 24 and Wednesday until time of services.
In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Billy Graham Evangelistic Assoc. and St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
For online tributes, www.woodburyfuneralhome.net