- November 27, 1958 - March 16, 2017
- West Jefferson, North Carolina
of Joel's Passing
- In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to:
Freedom Farm Ministries
3109 Old US Hwy. 421
Boone, NC 28607
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“Id like to express my Heartfelt sympathy to Joel's family, my sister, Ursula Marlowe and nephew, Christopher. Joel was a good guy and will be missed....Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Lori BAUER - MT pleasant, SC
“Our prayers goes out to the Pate and Denton family for the loss of their son, brother, father and uncle whom they loved dearly. It was shocking to...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Adina Mele - DURHAM, NC - friend
“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
3 of 9 | Posted by: A. H. - NC
“So very sorry for your loss!!! Praying for the family!!
4 of 9 | Posted by: Wendy Anderson (Yoes) - LA
“This is so sad. I grew up with Joel we were neighbors, The fun times we had in the neighborhood. Denton family was always so close to mine. Will...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Bridget Sellars - Summerville, SC
“Leona, Laurie, and Charles, My heart felt sympathy goes out to your whole family. I am so sorry of your lost. I thought about you all last as it...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Charlene Kennedy - Goose Creek, SC
“Our most heartfelt condolences to all members of Joel's family. George and I had just talked about Joel last week and had wondered how he was doing...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Deborah and George Hallman - SC
“Our prayers are with Joel's family at this time.
8 of 9 | Posted by: Carol Horne - Durham, NC
“My husband and I are so sorry to hear about Joel. He was our neighbor and was always so friendly and polite. Many times he brought us food if he had...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Mark and Becky Billings - NC
Joel Denton, 58, of West Jefferson, North Carolina, passed away Thursday, March 16, 2017. His funeral service will be held Saturday, March 25, 2017 in the Wando Woods Baptist Church, 4123 Dorsey Avenue, North Charleston at 3:00 pm. Interment will follow at Riverview Memorial Park, 3715 Azalea Drive, North Charleston. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel.
Born November 27, 1958 in Charleston, South Carolina, Joel was the son of Mary Leona Ackerman Denton and the late Harold Edward Denton. Joel attended Garrett High School and graduated from Jacksonville community college with an employment history spanning years of service as a quality inspector at Lockheed Martin and Boeing. Most recently, Joel worked with Freedom Farm Ministries. Joel enjoyed fishing, boating, watching NASCAR, and was mechanically skilled and a talented artist.
He is survived by his son, Christopher Marlowe of Brookfield, OH; mother, Leona Denton, sister, Laurie Pate and her husband Jim, all of Apex, NC; brother, Charles Denton of Jacksonville, FL; nephews and nieces: Shawn Buckler, James Pate, Amelia Pate, Emily Pate, Gage Denton, Carly Thomas; and former spouse, Ursula Marlowe of Brookfield, OH.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Freedom Farm Ministries, 3109 Old US Hwy. 421, Boone, NC 28607.
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Riverview Memorial Park
3715 Azalea Drive North Charleston, SC 29405