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Seaver-Brown Chapel
Saturday March 12th, 2016
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Seaver-Brown Chapel
Saturday March 12th, 2016
7:00pm - 8:00pm

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Thomas Cemetery
Sunday March 13th, 2016
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Walter J. Dennison

MARION, Va.: WALTER J. DENNISON, age 87, went to be with his wife, Beulah and daughter, Shonie in their heavenly home, Thursday, March 10, 2016 at Smyth County Community Hospital, Marion Va. He was born June 5, 1928 in Marion, Va. to the late William Clayton and Ollie May Dennison. Walter proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict and he was retired from VDOT after 37 years of service. Walter was a faithful member of the Adwolfe Freewill Baptist Church where he served as a Trustee. He enjoyed working in his garden and sharing vegetables with friends and neighbors. He also greatly enjoyed fishing. Walter was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend to all who knew him. He is survived by two daughters, Darlene Lundy and husband Jimmy of Galax, Va. and Rhonda Stamper of Marion, Va.; two sons, Roger Lee Dennison and wife, Sherry and Bo Dennison and wife, Tina all of Marion, Va.; four sisters; three brothers; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; six great-great grandchildren; special sister-in-law, Janie Rich; several nieces and nephews; and his beloved K-9 companions, Rufus and Freddie. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 12, 2016 at 7 p.m. at Seaver-Brown Chapel with Pastor Jimmy Taylor and Pastor J.C. Thompson officiating. Graveside services will be held Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 11 a.m. at Thomas Cemetery, Marion, Va. The family will receive friends Saturday from 5 p.m. until the time of service at Seaver-Brown Chapel. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the family at www.seaverbrown.com. Seaver-Brown Funeral Service and Crematory is honored to serve the Dennison Family.

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I am so sorry for the passing of Walt.. he was a wondrful man.. God bless each of you!... Janie

janie blevins mccready Mar 13 2016 12:00 AM

Walt was a loving man with a big heart and a bigger smile he always showed me love when ever I saw him and the day that I went to church with his grandaughter April wow the look and the smile on his face was priceless and I will miss that smile and the hugs and I will cherish those moments RIP MY FRIEND

tina brown Mar 12 2016 12:00 AM

Neta thompson Mar 11 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Walter Dennison

Neta thompson Mar 11 2016 12:00 AM

So sad to hear that Walt passed. We had such wonderful times when we visited. He was a very sweet and caring Brother and Brother-in-law. We will have great memories of our times with him. Prayers to the family. Love, Ernie and Sharon Dennison

Ernie and Sharon Dennison Mar 11 2016 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for you loss. You all are is prayers

Sharon Lasure (Sissy Nelson) Mar 11 2016 12:00 AM

Uncle Walt, I heard you where a bird. Its been years since I've seen you, but Lynn and Aunt Lorrena sure enjoyed visiting with you. I just wanted to let you and your family know we will be thinking of you all and praying for comfront and peace. May God led you to his beautiful kingdom to rest with the rest. Love Always Carol Ann. Oxox

Carol Ann Nelson Mar 11 2016 12:00 AM

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