Funeral services for John Bernard ‘J.B.’ Trent, 71, of Hallie, were held May 14 at Cedar Grove Old Regular Baptist Church. Burial was in the Cole-Griffie Cemetery at Hallie.
A son of the late Osie and Oma Holbrook Trent, he died May 11 at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard.
Surviving are his wife, Devonia Mae Eldridge Trent; two sons, John Keith Trent and Walter William Trent of Hallie; a daughter-in-law, Virginia Lynn Trent of Hallie; three sisters, Ethel Asher of Hallie, Juanita Cornett of Perry County, and Bonnie Mize of Perry County; and four brothers, Carl Trent of Perry County, Earl Trent of Leslie County, Jackie Trent of Perry County, and Donnie Trent of Knott County.
Mr. Trent was preceded in death by two brothers, William “Billy” Trent and Oscar Trent, and his stepmother, Tina “Tiny” Trent.