Mr. Denny died Thursday, May 23, 2013, of a sudden illness at his residence.
He was born Nov. 4, 1946, in Cleveland, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his mother and stepfather, Carol Sampson Pokorny and Robert Pokorny.
He attended Harmony Baptist Church. Mr. Denny was a veteran of the United States Air Force, serving his country in Korea and the Philippines. He was employed with Southeastern Freight Line.
Survivors include his wife, Carol Denny of Alto; daughter and son-in-law, Rebecca and David Ivester of Cleveland; son and daughter-in-law, Thomas and Tina Denny of Clermont; son, Brian Denny of Arcade; sister, Linda Luce of Gainesville; sister and brother-in-law, Pamela Parrish and Cleve of Tucson, Ariz.; brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Cynthia Pokorny of Tucson, Ariz.; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, Habersham County Fairgrounds, 4235 Toccoa Hwy., Clarkesville, GA 30523, or call 706-778-4654; or Northeast Georgia Hospice, 2150 Limestone Pkwy, Ste. 222, Gainesville, GA 30501
Those wishing to express online condolences to the Denny family may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in care of the Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
The Northeast Georgian
May 29, 2013