Denny R. May

June 3, 1941 – February 5, 2022

Denny R. May, 80, of Bedford, passed away on Saturday, February 5, 2022, at his residence.

Born June 3, 1941, in Lawrence Co., he was the son of Denny L. and Hettie (Hughes) May. He married Karen Jones on August 13, 1960, and she survives. He retired from Evans Stone Mill.

Survivors include his wife, Karen, of Bedford; two daughters, Maria Ikerd and husband, Dale, and Melissa Eads and husband, Bobby, all of Bedford; grandchildren, Lee Ikerd (Erin), Heather Bates (Reno), Corey Ikerd (Kayla), Nicholas Eads, and Ashley Ratkovich (Scott); twenty great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; three sisters, Carolyn Staggs, Linda Andis, and Myra Apple (Don).

He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, Una Kay Andis; twin sons, David Alan and Danny Lee; a great-granddaughter, Jannessa Ikerd.

Funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, February 9th at the Momentum Community Church, 1403 ‘R’ Street, Bedford, with Pastor Reno Bates officiating. Burial will follow at Cresthaven Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 10:00 am until the hour of service on Wednesday, at the church.

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