By Sparta Live | November 30, 2013 12:00 am
Louis Gentry, 74, of Sparta, passed away Nov. 29, 2013, at his residence.
Mr. Gentry was born Oct. 13, 1939, in White County, to Clyde and Sarah Mabe Gentry.
He was a retired janitor from the White County School system.
Mr. Gentry was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Lester Gentry; grandsons, Matthew and Silas White; and son-in-law Tracy O’Conner.
Survivors include his wife, Betty West Gentry, of Sparta; two daughters, Tammy O’Conner, of Sparta, Maggie (Rootie) White, of Cookeville; and six grandchildren.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m., Dec. 1, 2013, at Hunter Funeral Home, with burial in Gentry Family Cemetery. Visitation will be 4:30-8 p.m., Nov. 30, at the funeral home.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.