Hilda Genell Denton, 81 of St. Charles passed away Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at her home. Born October 1, 1939, to the late Nelson and Bula (Sneed) Camplin of St. Charles. She was a life long member of Gilland Ridge Church. She found joy in her family and was always there for them with a practical answer and a loving touch.
Preceded in death by her beloved husband of 43 years, Charles Denton; daughter, Regina Denton; and siblings, Faye Grundy, Loudella Camplin, Harold Camplin, James Lee Camplin and Sam Camplin.
Survived by her son, Charles Anthony (Kim) Denton of Pekin, IL; daughters, Belinda (Greg) Hibbs of Earlington and Sandra (Johnny) O'Leary of Madisonville; 3 grandsons, Justin Denton, Jonathan Cates and Jacob Cates; 3 great-grandsons, Cooper, Levi and Silas Cates; 9 step-grandchildren; 5 step-great-grandchildren; and 4 siblings, Jean Cummings of Providence, Dean Duncan of St. Charles, Charles (Robin) Camplin of Nortonville and Darrell Camplin of St. Charles.
Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday at Bandy Funeral Home in Nortonville with Bro. J.W. Haire officiating. Burial to follow at Cranor Cemetery in St. Charles. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home.
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