Kenneth Denson

Posted 3/1/21

Kenneth Clarence Denson, 83, of Paris, passed away at 10 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021, at Twin Lakes Rehab Center. He was a truck driver for Morris Trucking in Terre Haute, Indiana.

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Kenneth Denson

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Kenneth Clarence Denson, 83, of Paris, passed away at 10 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021, at Twin Lakes Rehab Center. He was a truck driver for Morris Trucking in Terre Haute, Indiana.

A funeral service is 2 p.m. Thursday, March 4, at Stewart and Carroll Funeral Home. Burial is in Augustus Cemetery in Grandview Township. Visitation is from noon until the service time Thursday at the funeral home. In keeping with State of Illinois mandates due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, everyone attending the service must wear a mask while inside the funeral home. Everyone is welcome but all are asked to keep visits short so that all who wish to pay their respects may do so.

Mr. Denson was born June 19, 1937, in Mountain Home, Ark., the son of the late Floyd Denson and LaDonna Clarke Denson. He married Nila Huston in Cedar Lake, Ind., on June 17, 1973, and she preceded him in death on Feb. 22, 2021.

He is survived by his children, Leeann (Juan) Guerra of Valporaiso, Ind., Kenneth (Cindy) Denson II of Paris, Tonya Hardway of Paris, Kevin (Cindy) Farris of Vermilion and Dustin Denson of Peoria; his grandchildren, Allen, Tommy, Jeffrey, Christy, Misty, Tiffany, Karen, Rusty, Shane, Brandi, K.C., Kyle, Tulsa and Kevin; as well as many great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his siblings, Floyd Denson Jr., Ella May Christenson, Shirley Ray, Juanita Buckner, Joanne Sneed, Peggy Wilson and Elaine Marsh; and his daughter, Tammy Farris.

Mr. Denson served his country in the Army, and he was a member of the Nazarene Church, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #3601 and American Legion Post #211.

Memorials may be made to the Nazarene Church in Paris.

Online condolences at www.stewartandcarrollfuneralhome.com.