May 18, 2017 Person of the Month: Roy Denton, MD
Work: Medical director at Conway Regional Rehabilitation Hospital.
Community activities: Martial Arts for Kids; assisting with meals for the homeless; volunteer opportunities with Boy Scouts of America.
Church activities: Fellowship Bible Church; weekly fellowship and Bible study with co-workers.
Family: Two wonderful sons: Edward, 16, and Marius, 29.
Education: Graduate of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff; master’s degree in pharmacology and doctor of veterinary medicine degree from Tuskeegee University; doctor of medicine degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and internal medicine residency from the University of Missouri at Kansas City.
Last book you read: Bible.
Favorite book: “Messages to My Son” by Fanny Webb.
Favorite meal: Crawfish cornbread from Pasta Grill in Conway.
Most cherished possession: My mother.
Most enjoyed weekend activity: Fishing and outdoor activities with family.
Favorite quote: “Caring about others, running the risk of feeling and leaving an impact on people, brings happiness.” – Harold Kushner
No. 1 vacation spot: Cape Town, South Africa.
Favorite place in Arkansas: Little Red River at Heber Springs.
What do you love about living in the 501: The people. I love the supportive and caring environment of the community.