Obituary: Larry Dean Gentry


Larry Dean Gentry of Cullman passed away Jan. 25, 2020 at the age of 76. He was born in Cullman April 26, 1943 to Samuel Dewey and Lillie Higgerson Gentry.

He was a farmer and he also retired from the Cullman County School System as a school bus driver at Good Hope School.

He is preceded in death by his parents; sister Thurlene (John) Otto; and brothers Leon and Jackie Gentry.

Funeral services are Monday, Jan. 27, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Good Hope Baptist Church with Dr. Ralph Andrews officiating. Interment will follow services in Good Hope Cemetery.

Survivors are wife Jackie Gentry; sisters-in-law Jeannette (John) Townsend and Christine Gentry; brother-in-law Douglas Harbin (Randi); nieces Gail (Danny) Miller, Kelly (Cody) Wheeler, Kerry Townsend, Joni Townsend, Jackie (Clint) Shumate, and Elise Harbin; nephews Ronald Gentry, Roger (Shelia) Gentry, Randall (Paulette) Gentry, Sean (Mary Beth) Harbin, and Seth (Holly) Harbin; and a host of great-nieces and great-nephews.

Visitation will be Monday, Jan. 27, 2020 at Good Hope Baptist Church from noon-2 p.m.

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Moss Service Funeral Home directing.