Lena Meadows Denton, 85, of Colonial Heights, peacefully passed away into eternal rest surrounded by loved ones on Tuesday, November 22, 2022. She was preceded in death by her mother, father, three sisters, and three brothers. Mrs. Denton was a devoted member of Swift Creek Baptist Church since 2000 and served faithfully on several committees throughout the years. She is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Arthur L. Denton, Sr.; her son, Arthur Denton, Jr. and wife, Jodi; her daughters, Phyllis D. Wessel and husband, Michael, Patricia D. Searle and husband, Don; seven grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Interment will be private in Southlawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that donations be sent to Swift Creek Baptist Church Lottie Moon, 18510 Branders Bridge Road S. Chesterfield. Virginia 23834. Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Colonial Heights Chapel of. E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes and Crematory, 2033 Boulevard Colonial Heights, Virginia 23834. Online Condolences may be registered at www.ealvinsmall.com.