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Obituary for W. T. GENTRY
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Following is a transcription of the above person's (TN) obituary from the Dickson
County Herald dated Thurs. Mar. 4, 1965:
"Funeral services for W. T. GENTRY, 73, of 302 Spring
Street, Dickson, are to be held Thursday at 3 o'clock p.m. in the chapel of Dickson
Funeral Home, Rev. Carter ELMORE officiating, with burial in Dickson County Memorial
Mr. GENTRY died Wednesday February 24, in Dickson General
Hospital after a long illness.
He was a native of Dickson County, son of W. A. and Lucinda
Carter GENTRY. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wfie, Mrs. Eudia GENTRY; three daughters Mrs.
W. L. SMITH and Mrs. Alver JONES, both of Dickson, Mrs. Robert MAYO of Madison, Tenn.; two
sons, William Edwin GENTRY of Park Forrest, Ill., and John A. GENTRY of Louisville, Ky.; three half-sisters, Mrs. Irma
ENGLAND of White Bluff, Mrs. Ila ETHRIDGE of Nashville, and Mrs. Lottie Blackwood of
Reprinted with permission from the Dickson County Herald
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