Elizabeth C. Denton
TRYON, NC-- Elizabeth Culbreth Denton, 89, of Tryon died October 2, 2012. She was the daughter of the late Cursey and Bessie Gibbs Culbreth and widow of Jack Denton.
She was a member of Morgan Chapel Baptist Church and had worked in the Polk Central Cafeteria.
She is survived by two sons, Larry Denton (Audrey) and Wayne Denton (Virginia) both of Tryon; four brothers, Edward Culbreth of Tryon, Fred, Leonard and Harold Culbreth all of Landrum; a sister, Louise Page of Landrum; four grandchildren, Kristie, Joey, Melena and Jason; and three great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by three brothers, Allen, Hubert and Bobby Culbreth and a grandson, Matthew Denton.
The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00pm Friday, October 5, 2012 at Morgan Chapel Baptist Church. Funeral services will follow at 2:00pm at the church conducted by Rev. Albert Teague and Rev. Joe White.
Burial will be in Polk Memorial Gardens.
Memorials may be made to Morgan Chapel Baptist Church, 2850 Hunting Country Road, Tryon, NC 28782 or to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, 130 Forest Glen Drive, Columbus, NC 28722.
The family is at the home of Wayne Denton, 929 Henderson Road, Tryon, NC.
Condolences may be left at www.pettyfuneralhome. com.
Petty Funeral Home & Crematory, Landrum