Shirley Theresa Denton, age 78, died Jan. 28, at the Helen Porter Health & Rehabilitation Center in Middlebury. Mrs. Denton was born in Proctor on May 10, 1929. She was the daughter of Spencer & Ruby (Parker) Shepard. She grew up on the family farm in Monkton, and received her education in local Monkton Schools. She was a member of the Neshobe Sportsman Club and the Brandon Senior Citizens. She enjoyed camping and spending time with family & friends at Wymans Camp Ground.