William (Marshal) Dennis aka: Bill D.

Bill was born on May 22, 1934 in Dover, TN, he passed away peacefully on March 23, 2013.

He retired from the U.S. Air Force after 20 years of service; he also retired from Midvalley Recovery after 13 years where he was manager of Pathways Recovery Home for men. He was a member of the Retired Air Force Society and AA fellowship.

Bill was preceded in death by son, John Dennis; mother and father, John & Etha Dennis; one brother, Hershall Dennis; three sisters: Frances Dennis, Dorothy Clark and Edna Anderson.

Survived by wife, Edith Dennis; daughter, Marsha Scotten (Dell Scotten) of Sutter; Gary Dennis (Tami Dennis) of Vacaville; Terry Dennis (Jill Dennis) of Marysville; and Larry Dennis (Robin Dennis) of Browns Valley. Bill also had 8 grandchildren: Chris and Jordan Scotten, Scott Dennis, Ashley Trower (Doug Trower), Tera Dennis, Denae Dennis, Garrick Ridolfi and Angelina Dennis. Two great grandchildren: Jackson Dennis and Natalee Ward. Three brothers: Floyd Dennis, Bobby Dennis and Johnny Dennis, two sisters: Brooksie Brake, and Gail Baron all of TN; and also many nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be at the Sutter Cemetery at 11:00 am on Friday March 29, 2013 with a private family reception to follow. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Sutter North Hospice.

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Published in Appeal Democrat from Mar. 28 to Mar. 29, 2013