A native of Winchester, he was the son of the late Lee and Lucy Mae Mason Denby and was a City of Tullahoma employee. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife; Samantha Elizabeth Denby in 2010, two sons; David Wade Denby and Jerry Wayne Denby and two grandchildren; Jordan and Johnny Levi Denby III.
He is survived by six daughters; Barbara (James) Austell of Winchester, Nancy Bomar of Tullahoma, Dottie (Mike) Jean of Lynchburg, Frances Alexander of Lynchburg, Trisha Sawyer of Winchester, and Samantha Denby-Bland of Tullahoma, three sons; Bill (Stacey) Denby of Cowan, Johnny Levi (Rebecca) Denby of Tullahoma, Joe (Tisha) Denby of Tullahoma, 32 grandchildren, one step-grandchild, 40 great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild.
Visitation with the family will be Sunday, from 5:00PM until 9:00PM at the Tullahoma Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 12:30PM in the chapel of Tullahoma Funeral Home with Bro. Cooley officiating.
Burial will follow in Hunt Cemetery in Estill Springs.
Tullahoma Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Johnny Denby.