Tyrone M. Dennett Washington Tyrone M. Dennett passed away at home with his loving family members on October 7, 2016. He was born in Springdale Utah to Virginia Brooksby and Wesley Dennett on October 31, 1938. He was the first of six children. He was married to Lynette Davis on September 17, 1982 in the St. George temple. He spent his childhood going to school, church, and working with his family on the family farm in Springdale Utah. He loved climbing the majestic mountains of Zion National Park but most of all loved playing with family and friends. He served a mission in the West Central States Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. He attended 11 different collages and university and graduated with his PhD in Mathematics and science. Because he loved to learn, Tyrone had many different jobs in his life, but the one he loved the most was Teaching. He was always excited to see a student learn, and to know he was able to help them. His hobbies were, Silversmith, Oil Painting, Fishing, Hunting, Lapidary, spending time with family doing Geology and Archeology. His favorite places were being out in the hills and mountains. He is survived by his spouse Lynette Dennett. Children: Tamara Jean Dennett Molina. Douglas Tyrone Dennett (Cristy). David Wesley Dennett. Brett Arnold Dennett (Sheilee). Robert Craig Dennett (Celena). Summer Su Rainey (Jim). Brook Cox. Tory Cox. Jeff Cox. He had 37 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Tyrone was previously married to Jeanene Hirschi. He is also survived by his siblings: Jannette Peace. Don Dennett (Karolee). Dan Dennett (Kimberly). Ginger Spendlove (Jerry). Shelley Cox. Uncle Lyle Brooksby. Mother in law: Emma Davis. Brother and Sister in laws: Kelly Davis(Laura). Ruth Marshall (Hayward). Kathy Davis and many Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. He is preceded in death by his parents: Wesley and Virginia Dennett. Father in law: Ray Davis. Brother in laws: Raymond Davis and Brad Davis. Daughter in law: Shauna Dennett. 10 aunts and uncles. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, October 17, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in his ward chapel at 1835 South Washington Fields Road, Washington, Utah. There will be a viewing held on Sunday, October 16 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Spilsbury Mortuary, 110 S. Bluff St., St George, UT and also prior to services Monday from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at the Church. Interment will take place in the Mountain View Cemetery, Beaver, UT. We would like to extend our deepest thanks and gratitude to the many medical care givers that touched his life. Special Thanks to his Doctors, Dr. Brizolara, Dr. Bowles, Dr. Wallin, Dr. Willis, Dr. Smith, Dr. Klein, and all those at Southern Utah Ear, Nose, and Throat. Arrangements are made under the direction of Spilsbury Mortuary, (435) 673-2454. Friends and family are invited to sign his guestbook at www.spilsburymortuary.com .
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