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Originally published: 2012-06-28 15:49:26
Last modified: 2012-06-28 15:51:15

Worth Elzie Gentry

Mr. Worth Elzie Gentry, 102, of West Jefferson passed away Tuesday evening, June 26, 2012 at his residence.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m on Friday, June 29, 2012, at Bethany United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Bethany Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, prior to the funeral service.

He was also preceded in death by his wife, Lillie Jeanne Houck Gentry, on October 20, 2010.

Mr. Gentry is survived by a son, Tim Gentry, of Blowing Rock; a daughter, Suzanne Gentry Lewis and husband, Bryce, of West Jefferson; a brother, Hill Gentry, of West Jefferson; two grandchildren Pam Payne and husband, Marc, of West Jefferson and Jeff Lewis of West Jefferson; three great-grandchildren, Coleman Payne, Bryson Payne and Blake Lewis; several nieces and nephews also survive.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to: Bethany Cemetery, 495 Hwy. 194 South, West Jefferson, NC 28694.

You may give the family your condolences at our website

Boone Family Funeral Home of West Jefferson is in charge of these arrangement.

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