Toye Mae


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Toye Mae Dennis

Sep 10 1934 - Jun 28 2009

Toye Mae Dennis, age 74, of McKinney, Texas, passed away on June 28, 2009. She was born on September 10, 1934 to Manley K. and Dora B. (Johnson) Gilliland in Itawamba County, Mississippi. Toye grew up in Farmersville where she graduated from high school. On May 14, 1977 she married Omer Lee Dennis in Greenville, Texas. She was Vice President and Cashier for several Dallas area banks. Toye had a great love for her family and loved china painting, antiquing and trips to Choctaw. She was also a member of the Farmersville Historical Society. Toye was of the Church of Christ faith. She is survived by her daughters, Tena Callahan of Dallas, Texas, Niki Gonzales and husband Ron of Richardson, Texas, Tamy Stark and husband David of Howe, Texas and Jami Treigle and husband Frank of Allen, Texas; son-in-law, George Tsingos of Daytona Beach Florida; stepdaughter, Barbara Ann Lindenblatt of Plano, Texas; sixteen grandchildren, one great-grandchild and a host of other loving family and friends. She was preceded in death by husband, Omer Dennis; parents, Manley and Dora Gilliland; three brothers and two sisters. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Thursday, July 2, 2009 in the Chapel at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Allen, Texas, with Allen Fuqua, officiating. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends beginning at 6:00 p.m., on Wednesday, July 1, 2009 at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home.
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