Date of birth: 1 Jan 1944 Adair County, Kentucky
Date of death: 18 Mar 2000 Edinburgh, Johnson County, Indiana
Source: Columbus Republic, Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana, March 19, 2000
Cummins Engine Co. supervisor Charles R. Denton EDINBURGH -- Charles Robert Denton, 56, of Edinburgh, died at 12:30 a.m. Saturday March 18, 2000, at his home. Mr. Denton was a supervisor at Cummins Engine Co. until 1997. He was an avid NASCAR racing fan. Funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Whosoever Will Community Church with the Rev. Lewis Burton officiating. Calling will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at the church. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery. Arrangements were made by Long Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association. Mr. Denton was born in Adair County, Ky., Jan. 1, 1944, the son of Arnold and Elizabeth Mann Denton. He married Mary Katherine Collier Jan. 8, 1962. She survives. Other survivors include a son, Charles Allen Denton of Edinburgh; daughters, Vicky Lynn Robinson of Edinburgh and Roxanna Kay Beard of Columbus; brothers, Steve Denton of Greenwood and Daniel, Randy and Dennis Denton, all of Edinburgh; sisters, Lois Hall and Barbara Elenbush, both of Nineveh, Linda and Darlene Bryant and Donna Halcomb, all of Edinburgh, and Jenny Burton of Prince’s Lake; and six grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother, Jerry Denton.
Submitted by Mark E. Wirey