Tommy Dale Denton

January 11, 1951 ~ March 13, 2020 (age 69)


Tommy Dale Denton, age 69, of Salem, Indiana, passed away Friday, March 13, 2020 at Baptist Health Floyd Hospital.  Born on January 11, 1951 in Salem, he was the son of the late Homer and Opal (Purlee) Denton.

Tommy was a retired employee of GKN Sinter Metals with 20 years of service; he loved to metal detect, fish, and spending time with his kids and grandkids.

Survivors include 1 son: Jesse Denton (Jamie); 2 daughters: Tanya Miller (John) and Heather Thomas (Charlie); 2 sisters: Vickie Maness and Teresa Johnson; and 8 grandchildren.

Tommy was preceded in death by his parents.

The funeral service will be held Tuesday, March 17, at 1:00 P.M. at Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home-Salem Chapel with Brother Toney Voyles officiating.  Visitation will be Monday from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. and Tuesday from 11:00 A.M. until time of service at the funeral home.  Burial to follow at Old Blue River Christian Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses.

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March 16, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hughes (Salem)

Funeral Service
March 17, 2020

1:00 PM
Hughes (Salem)

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