DORTHA DENTON HUSKEY, BRAXTON, MS

Dortha Denton Huskey, 86, of Braxton passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2012, at Simpson General Hospital in Mendenhall.  Born in Knoxville, TN, on February 22, 1926, a daughter of the late Ruby Jewel (White) and John Hubert Denton, she is survived by: a daughter, Marlene  (J. T.) Brewer, of Braxton; three grandchildren, Amy Booth, Teresa McWilliams, J. J. Brewer; great grandchildren, Heather Johnson, Katie Barefoot, Samantha Carter, Nathan Brewer; and great, great grandchild, Alax Carter.  Dortha had worked as a nursing assistant.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Verl Carson Huskey. Visitation will be Thursday, August 2, 2012, from 5 pm until 8 pm at Tutor Funeral Home, Mendenhall;  and Friday, 9 am until 10 am  at Braxton Baptist Church.   Religious service will be at Braxton Baptist Church,  at 10:00 am on Friday, August 3, 2012, with Rev. Morris Bryant officiating.  Interment will follow in the Braxton City Cemetery.