Richard Earl Gentry, 65
by Whitley Clifton | November 28, 2018 1:19 pm
Visitation services for Richard Earl Gentry, 65, of Midville were held Tuesday, November 27, 2018, from 6-8 p.m. at Chapman Funeral Home. He died Sunday, November 25, 2018, at his residence following an extended illness.
Mr. Richard Earl Gentry was born August 25, 1953, in Saluda, South Carolina, to Sam Gentry and Ethel Goodman Gentry. He lived most of his life in Bluffton, South Carolina, working with Malphrus Construction as a Superintendent until moving to Swainsboro in 2008. He enjoyed fishing and hunting, and was a member of Hines Baptist Church. Gentry was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Deborah Gentry of Midville; son, Steven Earl Gentry of Midville; daughter, Nicole Gentry of Midville; brother, Nelson Gentry of Saluda, South Carolina.; sisters, Susan Long and Judy Long, both of Saluda, South Carolina; grandsons, Devin Gentry and Tyson Gentry, both of Midville; and a host of several nieces, nephews, and many friends.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.