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William Carroll Denton

Des Arc, AR, 1941 - 2021

William Carroll Denton, 80, of Des Arc died Monday June 21, 2021 at his home in Des Arc. Mr. Carroll was born March 17, 1941, in Brinkley, Ark., to Raymond Edward and Ann Paulette (Watts) Denton. He held several master's degrees and was superintendent of Des Arc School District for 15 years.
Survivors include his wife, Judy (Mashburn) Denton; three sons, Shawn (Cindy) Denton, Jerrod (Rebecca) Denton, Joshua (Stephanie) Horton; one daughter, Sandi Horton; six grandchildren, Damian Denton, Drew Denton, Parker Denton, Sawyer Denton, Jacob Eubanks, Kyrstin Horton; one great-grandchild; one sister, Mary Ann (Gary) Simpson; one brother, Donald Ray (Brenda) Denton.
He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers, Buddy, Charlie, Dennis, Ted, Talbert Denton; and two infant siblings.
Visitation is 1 p.m. Thursday, June 24, 2021, at Gospel Mission Church in Des Arc, with funeral services immediately following at 2:00. Bro. Pat Skarda officiating. Pallbearers are Bo Lott, Clint Mason, Billy Hinson, Jacob Mason, Bradley Ward, and Cole Morton. Carroll was loved and respected by family and friends and will be greatly missed.

Published June 23, 2021

Garth Funeral Home
P. O> Box 308, Des Arc, AR
Find it at: 211 Main Street
Phone: 870-256-4676