John Alton Dennis

Published 5:27 pm Monday, November 4, 2013

John Alton Dennis, 69, of Verbena, passed away on Nov. 1 at his residence.

He was born on April 4, 1944, in Mobile, the son of the late Daniel Atwood Dennis and the late Annie Mae Webb Dennis.

He was a former supply clerk for the State of Alabama Department of Human Services.

He also honorably served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam Conflict from 1964-1967.

He is survived by his sister, Roby Flowers of Deatsville; aunt, Norene Weaver and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Funeral services will be held Nov. 5 at 11 a.m. from the Memorial Chapel of Ellison-Cleckler Funeral Home with the Rev. Randy Newman officiating.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the chapel service.

A graveside service with military honors will follow at 1:15 p.m. in the Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, contributions be made to the Beacon of Hope Church of God in Montgomery.

Final care and arrangements entrusted to Ellison-Cleckler Funeral Home of Clanton.