Tammie Josephine Burden Denton

Services for Tammie Josephine Burden Denton were held Monday, July 2, 2018, at 11 a.m. graveside at Evergreen Cemetery in North Carrollton. 

Mrs. Denton, 53, died on Thursday, June 28, 2018, at her residence in Carroll County.

She was born on August 26, 1964 in Greenwood to Arvel and Barbara Long Burden and lived in Carroll County. Tammie was a graduate of Greenwood High School and attended Mississippi Delta Community College. She was of the Baptist faith and employed at Delta Vending Co. for over 20 years.

Preceded in death by her father, Arvel Burden brother, Allen "Tootie" Burden and a daughter, Elizabeth Denton.

She is survived by husband, Tony Denton of Carrollton; mother, Barbara L. Burden of Carrollton; brother,  Wesley (Vera) Burden of Tampa, Fla.; sister, Terri (Carmine) Punzano of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held on Monday July 2, 2018, 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Williams and Lord Funeral Home in Greenwood. Rev Billy Ray Stonestreet officiated the services. Pallbearers were Tucker Bullard, Lester Bullard, Derin Littleton, Braden Andrews, Ricky Banks, Leslie Burden. Honorary Pallbearers were employees of Delta Vending, John Cohen Vest, Braden Vest, Meagan Vest, Mackayla Vest, Kady Crouch,  Trey Couch, Shelby Littleton, Dillon Turner, Jamey Turner, Kristy Turner. Burial followed in Evergreen Cemetery.

Williams and Lord Funeral Home was in charge. Online guestbook may be signed at www.williamsandlord.com.


Arie Lee Jordan, 82, of Carrollton, died Aug. 20, 2018, at her home in Carrollton.