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Vivian Josephine Denton Obituary

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Vivian Josephine Denton

Gastonia, North Carolina

January 31, 1932 - June 8, 2024

Vivian Josephine Denton Obituary

Vivian Josephine McGraw Denton met Jesus face to face on June 8, 2024. Vivian was born on January 31, 1932 in Rutherfordton, NC and made her home in Lowell, NC. She graduated from Holbrook High School and Evans Business College. Vivian retired as Office Manager for Dunn & Bradstreet Pension Services. She was a former member of Woodlawn Baptist Church, and a member of Parkwood Baptist Church. She taught piano lessons at the age of 13 and was the pianist at Woodlawn Baptist Church for many years. Vivian was a devoted Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother. Vivian loved the Lord with all of her heart. She loved people, and never met a stranger.


Vivian and her husband Ernest Denton raised their children in Gastonia, NC. She spent her later years living with her daughter Vicki Peach in Stanley, NC. She loved taking trips to the beach and the mountains, playing Scrabble, and spending time loving on her grandchildren.


Vivian is preceded in death by her parents James and Josephine McGraw, her brother Sherrill McGraw, her husband Ernest E. Denton, and son-in-law George W. Peach.


Left to cherish her memory are Vivian’s children and grandchildren - daughter Vicki Peach, son Dale Denton and his wife Valerie, daughter Kim Dellinger, stepdaughter Patsy Eaton and her husband Bill, grandson Mike Muscat and his wife Ginger and their sons Gabriel and Silas, grandson Chris Peach and his wife Casey and their sons Raylan and Wyatt, grandson Drew Denton and his wife Arianna and their son Caleb and daughter Azaria soon to be born, grandson Kyle Denton, and grandson Evan Denton.


The family wishes to thank everyone at Stanley Total Living Center for their genuine, steadfast care for our Mother and Maw Maw, and for showing the love of Jesus to her.


The family will receive friends at McLean Funeral Home at 700 S. New Hope Road, Gastonia, NC on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 between 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM. The funeral service will be held in the McLean Chapel at 2:00 PM. The graveside service will be held at Gaston Memorial Park immediately following the service.


McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is serving the Denton family.

To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Vivian Josephine Denton hosted by McLean Funeral Directors.

Vivian Josephine McGraw Denton met Jesus face to face on June 8, 2024. Vivian was born on January 31, 1932 in Rutherfordton, NC and made her home in Lowell, NC. She graduated from Holbrook High School and Evans Business College. Vivian retired as Office Manager for Dunn & Bradstreet Pension Services. She was a former member of Woodlawn Baptist Church, and a member of Parkwood Baptist Church. She taught piano lessons at the age of 13 and was the pianist at Woodlawn Baptist Church for many years. Vivian was a devoted Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother. Vivian loved the Lord with all of her heart. She loved people, and never met a stranger.


Vivian and her husband Ernest Denton raised their children in Gastonia, NC. She spent her later years living with her daughter Vicki Peach in Stanley, NC. She loved taking trips to the beach and the mountains, playing Scrabble, and spending time loving on her grandchildren.


Vivian is preceded in death by her parents James and Josephine McGraw, her brother Sherrill McGraw, her husband Ernest E. Denton, and son-in-law George W. Peach.


Left to cherish her memory are Vivian’s children and grandchildren - daughter Vicki Peach, son Dale Denton and his wife Valerie, daughter Kim Dellinger, stepdaughter Patsy Eaton and her husband Bill, grandson Mike Muscat and his wife Ginger and their sons Gabriel and Silas, grandson Chris Peach and his wife Casey and their sons Raylan and Wyatt, grandson Drew Denton and his wife Arianna and their son Caleb and daughter Azaria soon to be born, grandson Kyle Denton, and grandson Evan Denton.


The family wishes to thank everyone at Stanley Total Living Center for their genuine, steadfast care for our Mother and Maw Maw, and for showing the love of Jesus to her.


The family will receive friends at McLean Funeral Home at 700 S. New Hope Road, Gastonia, NC on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 between 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM. The funeral service will be held in the McLean Chapel at 2:00 PM. The graveside service will be held at Gaston Memorial Park immediately following the service.


McLean Funeral Directors of Gastonia is serving the Denton family.

To share a memory or send a condolence gift, please visit the Official Obituary of Vivian Josephine Denton hosted by McLean Funeral Directors.

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