Alton Dennis, 63, of Greenville died July 29, 2013, at the Greenville hospital. Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Greenville with Rev. Jerry Dennis officiating. Burial will be at Grundy Memorial Park.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today with a wake set from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Cozine & Tarver Funeral Home.
Born Oct. 10, 1949, in Greenville, he was the son of Bruce and Olivia Dennis. He married Franchell Johnson in 1991 in Greenville. He served in the U.S. Army. He was a Baptist
Surviving are his wife, Franchell Dennis; four sons, Alton Barnard Dennis of Greenville, Vicent Payne and Tony Harris of Garland and Eddie Hardeman of Bonham; two daughters, Sandy Hubbard Reed and LaShun Hardeman, both of Greenville; four brothers, John Ward of Greenville, Carlton Berdine of Los Angeles, Calif., Jerry Dennis of Athens and Keith Dennis of Grapevine; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews and other relatives and friends.
His parents, one son, two aunts and two uncles preceded him in death.