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May 19, 1923-Aug. 21, 2007

PRINCETON -- Mildred Card Denning, 84, died Tuesday evening at Johnston Memorial Hospital. Born May 19, 1923 in Granville County she was a daughter of the late Joseph James and Annie Young Ellington Card and was the widow of Robert Rudolph Denning who died Jan. 12, 2001. She was a member of the Princeton Baptist Church and a former member of the Princeton Home Extension Club.

Funeral services will be conducted at 6 p.m. Friday in the chapel of Parrish Funeral Home in Princeton with the Rev. Dwayne Batten and the Rev. Don Price officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service. The burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Sunset Memorial Park.

Surviving are her son, the Rev. Frank Denning and wife, Susan, of Hudson; daughters, LaRue Willoughby and husband, Roland, deceased, of Princeton and Jean Collins and husband, Hascal, of Collins, Miss.; 10 grandchildren, Greg Collins, Joey Collins, Maribeth Blackledge, Jeff Willoughby, Jamie Willoughby, Jason Willoughby, Justin Willoughby, Robbie Denning, Lisa Denning and Elizabeth Denning; and 15 great-grandchildren, Christopher and Zachary Collins, Tristan and Kendra Collins, Cody, Nathan, Ben and Rylee Blackledge, Jessica Willoughby, Haley Greenwood, Jordan Williams, Noah Willoughby, Rebecca Lanier, Makenzie Denning and Peyton Denning and grand-nephew, Cameron Braswell.

Flowers are acceptable or memorials may be made to the Princeton Baptist Church Building Fund, 211 Pearl St., Princeton, N.C. 27569.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.parrishfh.com.


Published in Obituaries on August 27, 2007 1:47 PM