Mr. Johnny Ray Denny, 60 of McGrady, passed away Saturday, March 23, 2019 in Northfork, West Virginia.

Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at Reins Sturdivant Chapel with the Rev. Dean Adams officiating. Burial was in Burnt School House Cemetery on Pond Mtn., Ashe County. The family received friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday evening at Reins Sturdivant Funeral Home.

Mr. Denny was born May 4, 1958 in Ashe County to Hobert and Ruth Royal Denny. He was a Mechanic.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Bobby Denny and Ricky Denny; and three sisters, Julie Faye Denny, Cora Smith and Tammy Eastridge.

He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Debbie Blevins Denny of the home; a son, Steve Denny and wife Missy of Hays, three grandchildren, Stephanie Crouse and husband Branden of McGrady, Jacob Denny and wife Katie of McGrady and Samantha Hodge and husband Matthew of McGrady; two great grandchildren, Cameron Crouse and Elaine Denny both of McGrady; a brother, Jack Denny and wife Nancy of Ronda; seven sisters, Clara Williams of Wilkesboro, Sue Harris and partner Ronnie Vannoy of Millers Creek, Mae Stone and husband Harrold of Mulberry, Carol Treadway of Mulberry, Pat Vickers and husband David of Wilkesboro, Debby Denny of McGrady and Donna Transeau and husband Sid of McGrady,;several nieces and nephews; special friends, Allen Brown, Bobby Faw, Terry Haynes, Junior Luffman, Chris Lowman, Barry Shumate and Rick Hendrix; and extra special buddy, Ezra Smithey.

Pallbearers were Allen Brown, Chris Lowman, Terry Haynes, Eugene Royal, Bobby Faw, Barry Shumate and Jeff Prevette.

Flowers accepted, or memorials may be made to Mtn. Valley Hospice 401 Technology Lane Suite 200 Mt. Airy, NC 27030.

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