Thelma Dennison, 80

Thelma  Dennison, 80, of rural Wabash, died at 3:22 am, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at her home. 

She was born Aug. 12, 1935, in Paintsville, Ky., to Jim Martin and Lovie (Hill) Martin Music.

Thelma married Purvis Dennison in Paintsville on March 4, 1953; he died April 5, 1998.  She worked for Wabash Magnetics 50 years.  She was a active member of the Grace Fellowship Church in Wabash.  Thelma enjoyed gardening, mowing her lawn, visiting with friends, and her cat, "Baby." 

She is survived by her three children, Linda Noderer of Wabash, Jim (Cindy) Dennison of Marion, and Keith (Dawn) Dennison of Wabash, eight grandchildren, Christina Wesley of Wabash, Chad (Jodi) Dennison of Bringhurst, Michael (Terri) Dennison of Wabash, Ryan Dennison of Marion, Jared (Liza) Dennison of Spring Valley, Calif., Daniel Gaylord of Wabash, Jacob (Rachel) Kelly of Fort Campbell, Ky., and Jesse Kelly of Wabash, 24 great grandchildren. and her sister, Cynthia Smith of Wabash. 

She was also preceded in death by her parents, one brother, and one sister.

Funeral services and entombment will be 10 a.m. Friday, July 29, 2016, at the Chapel of Remembrance Mausoleum at Memorial Lawns Cemetery, 1100 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with the Rev. Rick Harrison officiating.  Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave. Wabash.

Preferred memorial is Grace Fellowship Church.

The memorial guest book for Thelma may be signed at



Posted on 2016 Jul 26