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1934 James 2020

James Denson, Sr.

July 18, 1934 — July 23, 2020

Born in Madison, TN on July 18, 1934 Departed on July 23, 2020 and resided in Goodlettsville, TN Gathering of Family & Friends: Hendersonville Funeral HomeTuesday July 28, 2020 1:00pm to 2:00pmA Celebration of Life: Hendersonville Funeral HomeTuesday July 28, 2020 2:00pm to 3:00pmEntombment: Hendersonville Funeral HomeTuesday July 28, 2020 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Mr. James Denson, Sr. age 86, of Goodlettsville, TN, passed away on Thursday, July 23, 2020.

Mr. Denson was born in Madison, TN, on July 18, 1934, the son of the late Eddie Denson and Bertha Adams Denson. He retired from Ford Motor Company after thirty years of service. In addition to his parents, Mr. Denson is preceded in death by his sister, Dorothy Vaughn and a brother, Charles Denson.

Survivors include his wife, Margie Foster Denson, to whom he was married on November 13, 2015; two daughters, Teresa Elliott (Michael) and Debbie Hillis (Ronnie); a son, Jim Denson, Jr. (Christine); several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; three brothers, Bobby Denson (Janis), Morris Denson (Ann) and Ernest Denson (Vicki); brother-in-law, John Vaughn; sister-in-law, Mary Denson; and his beloved dog, Panda. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

A Celebration of Life will be held Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at 2:00 P.M., Hendersonville Funeral Home. Entombment will follow at Hendersonville Memory Gardens.

Gathering of Family & Friends will be held Tuesday from 1:00 P.M. until the funeral hour at Hendersonville Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers the family respectfully requests memorial contributions be made to Alzheimer's Association 4825 Trousdale Drive Suite 220 Nashville, TN 37220 or Alive Hospice 1718 Patterson Street Nashville, TN 37203.

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