Dennis “Denny” Dale Nantz, 80, of Mooresville, N.C., passed away on Friday, June 7, 2024, at S. Mitchell Mack Hospice House in Mooresville.

He was born on January 29, 1944, in Mooresville, N.C., to the late Edgar Bell Nantz and Lillian Morrow Nantz. Denny was a 1962 graduate of Mooresville High School. He was retired from Mooresville Fire and Rescue after 30 years of service and was owner and operator of Master Sign Company in Mooresville. Denny was a member of Fieldstone Presbyterian Church in Mooresville and the Good Guys Hot Rod Club.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Judy Hallman Nantz; children, Gregory Nantz (Kelly) and Jennifer Greene (Chad); brothers, Ronald Nantz (Mary Elizabeth), Doug Nantz (Patty), and Bob Nantz (Cyndy); grandchildren, Madison Greene, Tyler Greene, and Ford Nantz; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Denny’s Life will be held on Wednesday, June 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Heritage House of Cavin-Cook Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County, 1325 Mecklenburg Hwy., Mooresville, NC 28115.

Cavin-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the Nantz family. Condolences may be made to the family at

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