Randall “Randy” Wayne Denton, age 64, of Liberty, passed away on Friday, January 15. He was born on March 13, 1956 in Connersville to the late Raymond Denton and Virginia Souders Denton.

Randy was a 1974 graduate of Union County High School. During his time in high school, he attended Connersville Vocational School for Automotive, where he finished second in the southern division in the 1974 Plymouth troubleshooting contest at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

On March 2, 2001, he married Carzell Race.

Randy was a tractor mechanic at Apple Farm Service Incorporated; he began working there in 2001 until recently when he became ill.

Randy was on the tractor pulling team for Country Classic. You could often find him in the field farming, at the local tractor pulls, or in the barn working on tractors. Randy was born with a mechanical ability of all kinds; he could fix anything and was always up for a challenge. Randy was an easygoing man; he enjoyed the time spent with his family and friends. He was a joy to be around and loved everything about life.

Along with his wife of 20 years, he is survived by a sister, Pam (Bobby) Myers, a step-son, Scott Goins; grandchildren, Mandy (Justin) Burchfield, Branden Neal and Lylah Neal; great-grandson, Russell Burchfield; a daughter-in-law, Angie (Casey) Marcum; aunts, Nancy (John) Johnson and Jeannie Souders; and many cousins and friends.

Visitation for Randy will be held on Friday, January 22, from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Urban Winkler Liberty Funeral Home, 310 N. Main St., Liberty, Indiana 47353.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the local humane society or a local animal shelter.

To sign the online guestbook or to leave the family a personal message, visit www.urbanwinklerfuneralhome.com.