Alta May Wilson Dennis

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Alta May Wilson Dennis, 75, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center. She was born May 28, 1935, in Mayflower to the late Willie and Hazel Wilson. She was a homemaker and had attended First Baptist Church of Cherokee Village before moving to Monette.

Survivors include her husband, Walter Dennis Jr.; three sons, Jerry Dennis (Emma) of Tyler, Texas, Darrll Dennis (Brenda) of Paragould and Randy Dennis (Debbie) of Hardy; a daughter, Cheryl Wells (Dale) of Monette; a brother, George Wilson, and a sister, Margaret Carlye, both of Cabot; five grandchildren, Nikki Wells of Las Vegas, Nev., Heather Wells Stanley (Bryant) of Fayetteville, Zac Wells of Monette, James Dennis (Amanda) of Ozark, Mo., Victoria Dienst (Kenny) of Hardy; four great-grandchildren, Kadyn Dienst, Madison York, Dallas James Dennis, and Jackson Lee Dennis.

She was also preceded in death by several siblings.

Memorial service was held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 7, at Gregg Funeral Home Chapel in Monette with Rev. Larry White officiating.

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