Funeral services for Mrs. Myrtie Pryor Gentry, 71, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 2 P.M. on Friday, July 8, 2016,
at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery in
the Stone community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 4 P.M. to 8
P.M., and on Friday from 11 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Tuesday, July 5, 2016, at her
She was born August 10, 1944, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late Arvle and Delsie Pryor. On January 4, 1969, she was
married to the late Donald E. Gentry, who passed away
October 6, 2015. She was a homemaker, and her family meant
everything to her. She was a member of the Church of God.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded
in death by 2 Brothers: Ray and Gene Pryor.
Survivors include 1 Son: Donnie (Theresa) Gentry of
Cookeville, TN; 2 Daughters: Angie Crow of Cookeville, TN, and
Tammy Gentry Pennington of Gainesboro, TN; 9
Grandchildren: Delonna Lyles, Andy Dailey, Corey Pennington,
Brooks Goans, Blake Goans, Zachary Pennington, Dillon
Gentry, Haley Gentry, and Kaylee Gentry; 4 Great
Grandchildren; and 1 Brother: Encil Pryor of Gainesboro, TN.
Several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends also
Bro. Wayne Wells will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to help
with funeral expenses by contacting the funeral home.
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