Fred William Dennis ’38

Fred William Dennis ’38, of Concord, N.C., died Nov. 13 at The Bob and Carolyn Tucker Hospice House. Born Feb. 4, 1916, he was the son of the late Joe and Stella Corzine Dennis.

He graduated from Davidson and served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

He owned Dennis Furniture Co. He was a member of Central UMC and the Concord Rotary Club, where he was a Paul Harris Fellow and the North Carolina Rotarian of the Year in 2007.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sue Batte Dennis. Survivors include daughters, Susan Kennerly; Ginger Miyamoto, 6417 Cardinal Ln., Apt. 641, Columbia, MD 21044-4020; and Nancy Jo King; six grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.