Robert Eugene Dennis

March 22, 1951 ~ January 22, 2021 (age 69)



Robert Eugene Dennis, 69, of New Lexington formerly of Crooksville went home to be with the Lord on Friday January 22, 2021 at Genesis Hospital following a lengthy illness.  He was born in Crooksville on March 22, 1951 to the late Earl W. and Cleo Crain Dennis. He was a life long resident of Crooksville and New Lexington. He was a graduate of Crooksville High School.  He was a retired heavy equipment operator at Crooksville Coal and Dennis Clay Company. 

He is survived by his wife of 51 years Valorey Russell Dennis, three children: Tim Dennis, Shellie (Richard) Plant, and Darren Dennis, three brothers: Tom (Cindy) Dennis, Jerry (Kay) Dennis, and Allan (Carol) Dennis, a sister Bonnie Morgan, four grandchildren: Karson Dennis, Addy Dennis, Logan (Danielle Vigil) Plant and Lane (Kayla) Plant, a great- grandson: Ian Plant, a brother in law: Rick Russell, two sister in laws: Janice (Jeff) Starlin and Sandy Petus.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son Robert Eugene Deniis Jr., a brother Johnny Dennis, a sister Mary Jane Evans, seven brother in laws: Dave Morgan, Larry Russell, Gary Russell, Keith Russell, Greg Russell, George Petus and Daniel Lane, and a nephew Ricky Dennis.

THE SNOUFFER FUNERAL HOME 1150 WEST MILITARY ROAD ZANESVILLE has the distinct honor to care for the Dennis family.

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