Joe Denman


Joe Denman, 89, of North Zulch, passed away Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, in Bryan. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at the Cross Cemetery in rural Grimes County. The Rev. Mitchell Beene will officiate the service.

Joe Hulen Denman was born July 8, 1928, in North Zulch. He was the last surviving child of Oscar Shannon and Ava (Baugh) Denman. He worked most of his life as a motor operator for Grimes County and Howard Construction. He also worked for the West Production Ranch. Joe enjoyed taking care of his cattle. He had lived most of his life in Grimes County and was Baptist in faith.

Joe was preceded in death by both of his parents; one brother; and five sisters. Surviving relatives include a son and daughter-in-law, Huey Lynn and Margaret Denman of North Zulch; and grandson, Joseph "Drew" Denman and wife, Lena, of North Zulch.

Madisonville Funeral Home in Madisonville, Texas was in charge of all arrangements.