Annie Lee (Wawa) Hewell Denny, of Covington, passed away July 14, 2015, at the age of 94. She was born February 18, 1921, in Porterdale to the late Bert and Callie Mooney Hewell, who have preceded her in death. Mrs. Denny, affectionately known by all as Wawa, enjoyed her dolls, her friends, but most of all she loved her family. She retired from Bibb Manufacturing and was a member of Gaithers United Methodist Church. At the time of her death, Mrs. Denny was a resident of Dream Catcher Farm Assisted Living Home in Jackson. Preceding her in death were her husband, Herbert Denny, Sr., daughter, Barbara Denny Johnson; sisters, Sara Kent, Rosa Harvey; and brother, James Hewell.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Janice Denny and Edd Johnson; sons and daughters-in-law, Herbert, Jr. and Sandra Denny, Jimmy and Linda Denny, Larry and Anita Denny; sister and brother-in-law, Betty Hewell and Tom Beaver; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services for Mrs. Denny will be held Thursday, July 16, 2015, 11 a.m., at the Chapel of Caldwell & Cowan Funeral Home, 1215 Access Road, in Covington, with Rev. Tony Howeth officiating and interment following in Lawnwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday, July 15, from 6 – 9 p.m.