SPRINGHILL, LA - Funeral services for Thomas Winton "Pop-Pop" Denmon, age 78, will be held at 2:00 P.M. Monday, September 21, 2009 at the Old Sarepta Baptist Church with Rev. Charles Woolley officiating. Burial will be in the Old Sarepta Cemetery under the direction of Bailey Mortuary, Springhill, LA.
Mr. Denmon, a lifelong resident of this area, died Saturday, September 19, 2009 in Shreveport. He was a member of the Methodist faith and was a retired employee of International Paper Company with 44 years of service. He loved hunting, classical and popular music, history and politics and playing the guitar. He was a veteran of the US Army and was awarded the Combat Infantry Badge.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Loyce Crisp Denmon; daughters, Melanie Denmon Fain and husband, Gary, of Springhill, LA; Catherine "Cathy" Denmon Payne of Haughton, LA; his grandchildren and loves of his life, John Thomas Denmon Payne, Sarah Payne and Katie Payne; brothers, Fred Denmon and Don Denmon; and sister, Jan Denmon Brewton.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Mittie Dean Denmon and R. B. Denmon; a sister, Nelda Denmon Lee and two brothers, William "Buddy" Denmon and Kenneth Denmon.
The family will receive visitors at Bailey Mortuary Sunday afternoon, 2:00 to 5:00 P.M.
Please sign our on-line guest book at www.baileymortuary.net. Bailey Mortuary, Inc.
Springhill, LA 318-539-3555
Published in Shreveport Times on September 20, 2009