US Army


James Edward Denson, Sr.

December 24, 1956 ~ June 3, 2018 (age 61)
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James Edward Denson, Sr.

High Point


James Edward Denson, Sr., 61, of High Point, passed away Sunday, June 3, 2018, at Hospice Home at High Point.

Born December 24, 1956, in Tokyo, Japan, he was a son of the late Felix Denson and the late Willie Barwick Denson. Mr. Denson was US Army veteran, a carpenter, and a loving husband, father and grandfather.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Levi Denson of the home; sons, James Denson, Jr. and wife Lynda of Lakeland FL, and Nicholas Denson, and wife Jennifer of Fairmont, MN; daughters, Monica Van Sparrentak and husband Kenneth of Randleman, Shawneen Schmit and husband Josh of Truman, MN, and April Denson of Winston Salem; brother, William Denson and wife Karen of MO; sisters, Jeanie Wright of MO, Dorothy Denson of IL, and Angie Shults and husband Jeff of Lakeland, Fl; and twelve grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Jessica Denson; and his brother, Ronnie Denson.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in the Gathering Room of Wright Cremation & Funeral Service with Rev. Brian Clark officiating. Military honors will be provided by the Randolph County Honor Guard.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM until 7:30 PM Tuesday at the funeral home.

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Wright Cremation & Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

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