Funeral services for Ava (Nanny) Denison were held on Saturday, April 3, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. at Ricks- Bowers Funeral Home in Jewett. Interment followed the services at Marquez
Mrs. Denison passed away on Sunday, March 28, 2021, at her residence in Marquez.
She was born in Rosebud, TX on February 25, 1952, but grew up in Houston. Ava married Ronnie Denison on November 5, 1977, and shared over thirty-five years of marriage together before being separated by his death on August 4, 2013. The couple moved to Marquez in 1984. Mrs. Denison worked for several businesses in Marquez including the convenience stores, the feed store and the U. S. Post Office. She enjoyed growing flowers and creating crafts. Mrs. Denison was a believer in God and had a strong faith.
She is survived by two sons, Larry Paul of Marquez and James Paul & wife Sharon of Cleveland; one daughter, Gabby Denison of Marquez; ten grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, two brothers, Earl Cooper & wife Noreen of San Antonio and Johnny Cooper of Baldwin, Mississippi; one sister-in-law, Jeannine Maxwell & husband Charles of Willis; numerous neices, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Mrs. Denison was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald “Ronnie” (Pops) Denison; one son, Jeff Paul, and one grandson, Steven Paul.
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