Chloe E. Denny, 89, of South Roxana, went to be with the Lord at 7:55 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015, at Robings Manor in Brighton.
She was born Aug. 12, 1926, in Eldorado, the daughter of Thomas and Mae (Cletcher) Grant.
She married Calvin L. Denny on March 10, 1946, in Eldorado at her parents’ home. He preceded her in death on Jan. 12, 2011.
Chloe was a seamstress making many prom dresses and wedding dresses throughout her life. She also sold Avon Cosmetics for more than 40 years. She collected funds for the Children’s Home for at least 25 years and was introduced into the Church of God Hall of Fame. She was a member of the Bethalto Church of God. She enjoyed camping and most of all spending time with her family and her church family.
She is survived by two grandchildren, Michael Moore and his fiancée, Amanda Henningfeld of Alton, and Jeffery and Katie Moore of Seattle, Wash.; seven great-grandchildren, Christopher, Devin, Austin, Brady, Nicholous, Eric and Hayden; a niece, Darris “Tippy” Lue Bonnell; and a nephew, Donald Denny.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a daughter, Angela Moore; a grandson, James Scott; and her sisters, Helen Shelton and Flo Headrick.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6, 2015, at the Bethalto Church of God, where funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, with the Rev. Don Arnold officiating.
Burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.
Memorials may be made to the family in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences and guestbook may be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.