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John Thomas Denton

Fordyce, AR, 1955 - 2019

John Thomas Denton, 64, of Fordyce died Wednesday December 11, 2019 at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock. Born June 17, 1955 at Portola, Calif. he was a son of the late Steele Denton and Charlene DeBoard Denton. He was an Iron Worker Local 321.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Tony Denton and Mike Denton. He is survived by his wife, Beverly Denton of Fordyce; three daughters, Adessa Smeenk of Mt. Home, Amanda Howland of Camden, Andrea Denton of Thornton; eight grandchildren, Steele Denton, Damion Whitlock, Melody Howland, Aimee Whitlock, Skyler Madden, Matthew Howland, Margret Howland, Pattie Post.
Memorial services will be at New Edinburg Baptist Church at 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 21, 2019. Arrangements are by Benton Funeral Home of Fordyce. To sign the online register visit

Published December 17, 2019

Benton Funeral Home Inc.
501 West 4th Street, Fordyce, AR
Phone: 870-352-3131