Nannie Ree Parrish Denton

Nannie Ree Parrish Denton

May 17, 1927 – March 24, 2021

Zebulon – Nannie Ree Parrish Denton, 93, died Wednesday. She was born in Wake County to the late James Harvey & Trumella Ann Allen Parrish. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Coleman Denton, and son, Charles Coleman Denton.

She is survived by her sons, Ronnie Denton (Faye), Ricky Denton (Patsy), grandchildren, Michelle Denton Ward (Jeremy), Wayne Denton, Brian Denton (Kim), Kristie Burden (Jason), Richard Denton (Krysten), Jason Denton, Regena Denton, daughter in law, Gail Carlyle Denton, 17 great grandchildren, and her beloved dog, Fido.

Flowers are welcomed or memorials may be made to American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals AT

Funeral service 2 pm, Monday, Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory Chapel, 211 W. Third Street, Wendell. MASKS ARE REQUIRED. Burial will follow, Gethsemane Memorial Gardens, Zebulon, where the family will speak with friends following the committal.


  • BRUCE JOHNSON Posted March 26, 2021 2:05 pm

    sorry to hear this —prays for all

  • Heather Bailey Posted March 28, 2021 8:53 am

    My thoughts and prayers are with the family. RIP Mrs. Denton

  • Dolores Payne Posted March 29, 2021 12:47 am

    My thoughts and prayers are wth you all. I am so sorry for your loss.

  • Nellie Norman Posted March 29, 2021 8:47 pm

    May the grace of God be with you as you go through this journey. My prayers and love are with you all. I’m so glad I had the pleasure of meeting Mrs Denton. May heaven smile upon you.

  • Worth & Gail Hinton Brown Posted April 1, 2021 8:46 pm

    so sorry for your loss. Rev. A.D. Parrish married me and my husband back in 1959. Your grandmother Aunt Nancy Allen and my grandmother, Mary Corbett were sisters.

  • Liberty denton Posted May 20, 2021 11:30 pm

    I love you great grandma Denton he will be missed my favorite memory is when you came over for Christmas you make everybody so happy love you your granddaughter Liberty

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