Obituary - Jerry David Gentry


BRISTOL, Tenn. - Jerry David Gentry, age 55, went to be with the Lord Sunday, Dec. 11, 2005, at Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center.

He was a native and lifelong resident of Bristol and a graduate of Tennessee High School Class of 1969. He attended East Tennessee State University. He was a quality specialist for Sprint PCS since 1998. He was a member of Rosemont Presbyterian Church, where he served as the church organist for 40 years and also served as church treasurer.

Survivors include his wife, Susan Eller Gentry; one son, Bryan David Gentry of the home; and his father and mother, Leonard A. and Cleo Ogle Gentry of Bristol Tennessee.

The funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2005, in the Mountain View Cemetery Mausoleum Chapel, with the Rev. R. Alan Chapman officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be the Session of Rosemont Presbyterian Church and all church members. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Akard Funeral Home.

Those desiring may send memorial contributions to Rosemont Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund, 2400 Broad St., Bristol, TN 37620.