John C. Denman, age 80, formerly a resident of Wilson Hill in Louisville, passed away Dec. 14, 2013 in Clyde, NC after a courageous and long fight with varius health problems. John is survived by his wife of 56 years Gail, Clyde, NC, son Daniel Denman and Margo Pueraro, daughter Donna and son-in-law Michael Rutherford, granchildren Tyler and Leeanna Rutherford in New Jersey. John was an Army veteran of the Korean War. He was the son of the late John A. and Helen Denman and brother of the late Donald A. A memorial service will be held in New Jersey at a later date. Condolences may be made online at www.ashevillemortuaryservices.com.