|Mississippi House of Representatives, District 55|
|November 29, 2013-Present|
|January 3, 2016|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 5, 2013|
|Next general||November 3, 2015|
|High school||Rosa A. Temple High School|
|Birthday||July 30, 1953|
Denton won election in the special election for Mississippi House of Representatives District 55. The seat was vacant following George Flaggs, Jr.'s (D) election as Mayor of Vicksburg. Denton defeated Chris Green, Andrew W. Harrell, Marie Thompson and Joseph E. Williams, Jr. in the special election, which took place on November 5, 2013.
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- blogs.clarionledger.com, "Bryant sets date for three House special elections," July 22, 2013
- sos.ms.gov, "Official candidate list," accessed October 8, 2013
- tribtown.com, "Runoffs for 2 Mississippi House seats; Deaton wins Vicksburg-based House post," November 6, 2013
- Mississippi Secretary of State, "Official special election results," accessed February 21, 2014
State of Mississippi
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George Flaggs, Jr. (D)
|Mississippi House of Representatives District 55
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