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.