"Dignity without Compromise"


Jimmie L. Denham

The light of our life now shines eternally in Godís Kingdom. Jimmie L. Denham, 52, of Beggs, OK passed away at his home with his family and church family at his side. He taught us al the meaning of family, faith in our Heavenly Father and his love for us, and in doing so, filled our hearts for all eternity.

He will be cherished, loved and missed more than mere words can possibly express. Everyday we will carry him in our hearts and remember how he always served his Heavenly Father by his actions and spread the Gospel through his Church ministry.

Just having known him makes each of us stronger and able to accomplish things we only dreamed of before. We will remember

him always and most importantly his love for his Heavenly Father, his family and friends.

Jim was a devoted husband to his wife of 31 years Aretha Denham, and a loving father to his three girls; Christina Terry and her husband Terry of Beggs, Annette Hathaway and her husband Eric of Rogers, Rebekah Chamberlain and her husband Jason of Beggs, five grandchildren Michael, Kristera, MaKayla and Samuel Terry, Renea Chamberlain, He is remembered by his sisters Dorothy Neville and her husband Michael of Colorado Springs, Betty Hempkins of Sherman, TX and Teresa Gere of Dallas, TX one brother Bennie Denham and wife Debbie of San Antonio.

Funeral Services will be 2:00 PM on Thursday, October 20, 2005 at the First Apostolic Church in Beggs, OK with Bro. Gary Howard officiating and Bro. Ed Johnson assisting. Interment will follow in the Duck Creek Cemetery under the direction of the McClendon-Winters Funeral Home in Beggs, OK. Viewing will be on Wednesday from 10:00 AM until 7:00PM. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at the Funeral Home.