Graveside services for Jerry L. Gentry, 74, of Athens, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at the Land of Memory Cemetery in Palestine, Texas. The services will be officiated by Frankie Wright and Tommy Derden.
Mr. Gentry passed away on Saturday, May 4, 2013 in Athens, Texas.
Jerry Leon Gentry was born July 19, 1938 in Dallas, Texas the son of Althon Gentry and Jessie Herrington Gentry.
He was a member of the Full Gospel Lighthouse Church of Palestine. Jerry enjoyed making tapes and taking photos. He loved riding his bike and once rode in a marathon bike race.
He was a great friend and family member and will be missed by all he knew and loved.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his loving caretakers and special friends, Betty Miller, William Miller, James Wright, Donald Wright, Janice Rutledge, Tommy Derden and Margie Derden
Arrangements were entrusted to the Hannigan Smith Funeral Home of Athens.
You may light a candle or write condolences to the family at: www.hannigansmith.com