NEW CONCORD — Denzil E. Derry, 88, of New Concord, passed away at 4:50 p.m. Thursday, July 1, 2010, at The Beckett House, New Concord.
He was born Dec. 24, 1921, in Zanesville, a son of the late John and Luna Allison Derry.
He retired as a self-employed truck driver.
He is survived by his daughter, Joy (Jim) of New Concord; son, Randy (Sue) of New Concord; sisters, Ernestine Bogle, Rita Blancett, Lita Vance and Isabell Ross; brother, Ellis Derry; four grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Bates Derry, who passed away Nov. 30, 2006.
Also deceased are three sisters and two brothers.
Funeral services were July 7 at the Mock-Miller Funeral Home, 63 W. Main St., New Concord, with Pastor Ken Blood officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, south of New Concord.
Memorial contributions my be made to the American Cancer Society, Central Region Office, 870 Michigan Ave., Columbus, OH 43215.