New Leadership Delivering for Our Community and the state of Mississippi
Randy has lived in DeSoto County for almost 50 years. He is the Husband to Alice Blythe Denton for 44 years. He is a Father to Jamie Branning and Robert Denton Jr. Randy and Alice enjoy the blessing of 6 wonderful grandchildren.
Randy is also an Elder for the Goodman Oaks Church of Christ in Southaven, MS.
Randy attended Northwest MS Community College, with studies in Business Administration and Machine Shop technology. Randy retired from FedEx Express with 20 years experience, most of that time in Logistics, Procurement, Distribution and Project Management.
Randy and Alice have owned the business Art to Grow On LLC since 2004. Randy currently works as Executive Director and manages a team of 35 employees throughout DeSoto County. He is also President of Blythe Corporation and a partner in Blythe Family Limited Partnership. These ventures include farm land management and conservation in NW DeSoto County.
Randy has served on the Board of Directors for Sunnybrook Children's Home in Ridgeland, MS and the advisory council for Children's Home Inc. in Paragould, AR.
Randy is a Christian with strong moral values. He is committed to limiting government and protecting individual freedom. He is a strong advocate for the local municipalities and their freedom to administer public services, public schools, public facilities, and local tourism. Likewise Randy's love for Mississippi runs very deep. As a member of a farming family, he has a strong appreciation for the local farmers, agriculture, conservation and land ownership. Randy promises to be a strong voice in Jackson for these families as we creatively manage the continual growth of our great county.