Opal Pearl Denny, 97, a long time resident of Borger, Texas, passed away on January 28, 2018 in Lubbock, Texas.
Opal was born on January 5, 1921, in Snyder, Oklahoma. She moved to Borger in 1940, Opal resided there for over 60 years until she moved to Amarillo in 2003. She was the part owner of Denny’s Clothing Store in Borger, and she was part owner of Superior Well Servicing for over 50 years.
Opal is preceded in death by her parents, Edgar and Alice Connor, three brothers, four sisters, her husband James Armstrong (Junior) Denny, her son, James Armstrong (Jimmy) Denny III and her second husband Dr. Boyd Stephens who died in 1999.
Mrs. Denny is survived by her son, David Denny, and his wife, Vicki, of Lubbock, Texas. She also has five grandchildren: Delise Leazenby of Amarillo, Texas, Debbie Denny of Amarillo, Texas, Dawna Wine of Amarillo, Texas, Misti Garcia of Canyon Lake, Texas, and Ryan Denny of Houston, Texas, several great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held in her honor on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 10 a.m. at Saint Stephens Episcopal Church in Lubbock, Texas. Burial was in Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made in her name to:
Sharon Dykes Foundation, First Capital Bank of Texas 6811 Indiana Avenue Lubbock, Texas 79416
David & Vicki & Family,
It's never an easy thing to say goodbye to the ones we love!! Remember the wonderful times all of you had together!! Life is so precious and short. Please know you are in my many prayers during this sad, sad time.
Remember with God there are no endings ....
only endless beginnings .....
Our Love & Sympathy,
Bobby & Susan Borchardt
Susan Miller BorchardtBorger, TX
David, we are so sorry about your mom. We would have gone out to the cemetary if we had of known. Loved to have seen you guys.You are in our prayers.
Cindy and Jim HeadBorger, TX
Dear David & Vicki,
We are so sorry about your Mom! I loved your mom! So sad to see this! We are in Arizona until March or we would be there with you. Prayers and hugs to y’all! Love, Dale & Connie
Dale & ConnieBorger, TX
David and family, sorry to read about the passing of Opal. She was a fixture in our family for many years. I remember your dad calling her "Pearl" instead of Opal; my grandmother Catherine and her had thousands of cups of coffee together. Again, know we are thinking of you and your family.
"Red Davis families"
MIKE DAVISSPEARMAN, TX
Vicki prayers for your family as you lay Opal to rest .my Dad passed January 19 service was January 24 . It is a hard thing to let them go but a rejoicing time when they can be healed .
Love & Prayers Pat Johnson Minton
Pat MintonBORGER, TX