John Henry Denny, age 73, died Thursday at Sanford Health & Rehabilitation.

A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm on Monday, December 19, 2016 at Lamm's Grove Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Wayne Greene officiating.  The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 11:30 am until 1:15pm at Cameron Baptist Church.

Born in Lee County, NC he was the son of the late John Allen Denny and Jessie Cooper Denny.  Henry was a farmer and retired from CP&L as a Right-of-Way Agent.

Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Bonnie Simpson Denny;  son, Derrick Denny of Mint Hill; daughter, Lynne Bullins and husband, Tom of Carthage and grandchildren, Mackenzie Greene & husband, Anthony, and great-grandchild, Emmalyn Greene and Bailey Bullins; and son, Vince Denny & wife, Amy of Carthage and grandchildren, Allen Denny, Victoria Denny and Addison Denny; and siblings, Nancy Barr of Clemmons, Ray Denny & wife, Jan of Raleigh, Kathy Lawhon & husband, Bobby of Reno, NV, Melany McFall & husband, Tom of Chapel Hill.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to: Community Hospice of Lee County, 1836 Doctors Drive, Sanford, NC  27330 or Cameron Baptist Church Building Fund, PO Box 155, Cameron, NC  28326.

Fry & Prickett Funeral Home is serving the Denny family.

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  1. We are very sorry to hear of Henry’s death. He was a good friend and neighbor of ours for many years. May you find comfort in knowing that Henry is at peace now and with his God. God bless each and every one of you! We love you! Jack and Joan Oakley

  2. Bonnie and family,

    We are sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

    Patty Dowd and family

  3. Bonnie our hearts are sadden for the loss of Henry. Derrick, Lynne and Vince we know that you will truly miss your dad. Sorry we can not make it but please know our love and prayers are with you all. 8

  4. To the Denny and Bullins families, we’re saddened to hear of Henry’s passing. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time. We hope that all of his family and friends find solace in remembering his life.

  5. Derrick,

    You and your family remain in our thoughts and prayers. Peace and strength to you all during this difficult time, Michelle

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