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Richard Sergent succumbs at 58

Funeral services with military rites for Richard Lee Sergent, 58, of Whitesburg, were held April 16 at Deane Baptist Church. Inurnment will be at a later date.

A son of the late Henry and Elizabeth Fern Sergent, he died April 14 at Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, Tenn.

He was a brother of the late Larry Sergent.

Mr. Sergent was a veteran of the U.S. Army, and enjoyed gardening and playing card games.

Surviving are his wife Joyce Jent Sergent; a daughter, Christy Delane Sergent of South Carolina; a son, Richard Lee Sergent II and wife Katie of South Carolina; four grandchildren, Alexis Grace Sergent, Alex McKenzie Sergent, Bailey Jade Sergent and Cade Thomas Sergent; a brother, Jerry Sergent and wife Lisa; and two sisters, Barbara Bentley and husband Travis, and Sharon Brown and husband Bo.

Carty Funeral Home of Neon had charge of arrangements.

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