Death Notice for Mrs. Lillian Lee Gentry
We regret to inform you that Mrs. Lillian Lee Gentry, age 82, passed on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at Vanderbilt Medical Center, after an extended illness. She was an exalted member of Greater First Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents Johnnie V. and Martha Birdsong Jones, her husband Joe Lewis Gentry, one sister Bobbie Jones, three brothers: Johnny Jr., Miltford as well as an infant brother, James Jones.
She received her high school diploma in Davidson County. She was homemaker who enjoyed managing her family’s household and she especially enjoyed preparing delightful family meals. She will be missed and remembered with loving affection.
Lillian Lee Gentry is survived by two sons: Joe Michael (Mary) Gentry and Robert Louis Gentry, Felicia Gentry, mother of grandson Robert Seth Gentry, a great-grandson Jaxson Kyree Gentry; four sisters: Willie Ann (Robert) Campbell, Ada Warfield, Annie Bostic and Jeweline (Larry) Dishroom, two brothers, Windford Jones and Odie D. (Elizabeth) Jones, all of Nashville, and many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Viewing and Visitation will began at 12 noon, on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at Greater First Baptist Church, The Funeral Service will follow at 1:00 PM with Pastor William H. Johnson, Eulogist; committal and interment will be in the Gentry Cemetery, Lewisburg, Tennessee.