Whitesburg KY

Services held for Lee Junior Gentry

Funeral services for Lee Junior Gentry, 82, were held November 19 at Letcher Funeral Home. Burial was in the American Legion Cemetery in Whitesburg.

A son of the late Critten Hobert and Bertha Wilson Gentry, he was the widower of Shirley Hogg Gentry. He was a brother of the late Andrew Jackson Gentry, Ray Gentry, and Hobert Grant Gentry. He died November 16 at his home at Roxana.

He was a retired employee of Blue Diamond Coal Company of Leatherwood, a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, and a member of the American Legion.

Surviving are four children, Gary Lee Gentry, James E. Gentry, Hobert V. Gentry, and Linda Gentry Egbers; three daughters-inlaw, Margaret Gentry, Tina Gentry, and Tammy Gentry; a son-in-law, Joseph D. Egbers; and nine grandchildren, Angelina N. Gentry, Jessica A. Gentry, Candace E. Gentry, Brandon H. Gentry, Kayla D. Gentry, J. Tyler Gentry, Katelyn A. Egbers, Emily M. Egbers, and Joseph D. Egbers II.

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