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Denny, Robert Ellis Jr.

Denny, Robert Ellis Jr.

Male 1932 - 2021  (89 years)

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  • Name Denny, Robert Ellis  [1
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 17 Jun 1932  Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 24216 
    Died 10 Jul 2021  Danville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Mountain View Cemetery, Danville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23754  Caswell County
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2022 

    Father Denny, Robert Ellis,   b. 21 May 1912, Person County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1986, Danville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Living 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F10187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Denny, Doris Gaynell,   b. 8 Jul 1952, Danville, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 2008  (Age 55 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F52784  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Jun 1932 - Caswell County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Jul 2021 - Danville, Virginia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mountain View Cemetery, Danville, Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Robert Ellis Denny 1950
    Denny Oil Co. Service Station Windshield Scraper
    Robert Ellis Denny, Jr.

    Documents
    Denny Oil Company Receipt 1978
    Denny Oil Company Receipt 1978

  • Notes 
    • Robert Ellis Denny, Jr. (1932-2021)

      Robert Ellis Denny, Jr. (1932-2021)

      Robert Ellis Denny

      Denny Oil Company Receipt

      Denny Oil Co. Windshield Scraper

      (for larger image, click on photograph)
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      Before starting his own business on Highway 86 north of Yanceyville, Robert Ellis Denny, Jr., worked at Murphy Oil Company in Yanceyville, NC. In 1950, he was working as a mechanic at Ferrell Motor Car Corp. in Danville, Virginia (see photograph).

      Denny Oil Co. Bill/Receipt
      Mrs. Nealy Hamlett
      $0.50 Per Gallon in 1978
      Courtesy A. J. Hamlett and "The Caswell Messenger"
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      Mr. Robert Ellis Denny, Jr., age 89, of Yanceyville, NC, passed away on Saturday, July 10, 2021, at SOVA Health--Danville. He was born on June 17, 1932, in Leasburg, NC, to the late Robert Ellis Denny, Sr. and Edna Clayton Denny. Before his retirement, Mr. Denny was the owner/operator of Denny Oil Company for thirty years. He enjoyed flying his airplane, camping, and riding his golf cart daily.

      He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Vernice Kirks Denny of the residence; sons, Keith Denny and David Denny both of Yanceyville, NC; six grandchildren; and sister, Elizabeth Denny Thomas, of Roanoke, VA. In addition to his parents, Mr. Denny was predeceased by his daughter, Gaynell Denny.

      Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 13, 2021, at Mt. View Cemetery with Dr. Charles Scearce officiating. Swicegood Funeral Service is respectfully serving the Denny family.

  • Sources 
    1. Details: Obituary of James Ernest Denny (The Caswell Messenger, 19 September 2007).