- Madisonville Democrat, Thursday, October 25, 1951, Page 8:
"William F. Denton Dies At Home Here---Funeral services for William Frank Denton, 55, were held on Monday afternoon at Hopewell Springs Baptist Church, Revs. John T. Stakely and James Patton officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery. Mr. Denton died at his home near Madisonville on Oct. 20, following an illness. Surviving are his wife, Stella Wilson Denton; four daughters, Mrs. J.L. Kiser of Buffalo, New York, Miss Marie Denton of Knoxville, Margie and Helen of the home; four sons, Winford, H.L., Jimmy and Cecil of the home; his mother, Mrs. H.L. Denton; three brothers and one sister."