The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas


November 26, 2013

Mary Ann Denson

Mary Ann Denson, 78, of Nederland, died Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, at The Medical Center of Southeast Texas, Port Arthur.

She was born Feb. 5, 1935, to May Bell and James Dawson Morehead Sr. in Dallas, grew up in Elkhart, and had been a resident of the Mid-County area since 1966.

Mary Ann enjoyed reading, crocheting and working in her flower garden.

She is survived by her daughters, Mary Istre and her husband, David, of Port Neches and Michelle Williamson and her husband, Richard, of Orangefield; son, Alan Denson and his wife, Cathy, of Groves; and five grandsons.

Mary Ann was preceded in death by her parents; husband of f57 years, Larry Denson; and brother, Jimmy Morehead.

A gathering of Mrs. Denson’s family and friends will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland.

Her funeral service will be at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, at Broussard’s, with interment to follow at Memory Gardens of Jefferson County, Nederland.

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