Boyce “Bozo” Denney age 75 of Burnside, KY passed away on Friday May 22, 2015 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

He was born on May 27, 1939 in Turkey Creek of Wayne Co. KY to the late Flonia Keith Alton. Boyce was of the Baptist faith.

He was retired from Tecumseh and enjoyed fishing, hunting, the outdoors, talking on the CB which his handle was known as “Bozo the Clown”, being with his friends and playing horseshoes.

He was preceded in death by his mother and step-father, Flonia and Jessie Lay Alton; his wife, Cleda Wilson Denney; two brothers, Mark Alton and Wendy Alton and one sister, Betty Louise Denney.

He is survived by one son, Michael Denney of Burnside, KY; four daughters, Cynthia Marie Adams of Somerset, KY, Sheryl Denney (Kenny Strunk) of Burnside, KY, Pamela Jackson of South Lebanon, OH and Paula Sue Shelton of Somerset, KY; one brother, Harry Lee (Carolyn) Alton of Tateville, KY; one sister, Betty Lewis of Tateville, KY; grandchildren, Amanda Branscum, Jason Branscum, Paul Woods, Jacob Ridener, Douglas Branscum, Jamie Pittman and Brady Kitanga, five great-grandchildren, J.J. Branscum, Jeremiah Branscum, Jordam Branscum, Ellen Parmley and Stacie Ritchie.

Visitation will be held on Sunday May 24, 2015 after 6pm in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday May 25, 2015 at 1pm in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with Bro. Perry Dobbs officiating.

Burial will follow in Gravehill Cemetery.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.