Kenneth Clay Gentry, 75, of Somerset, Kentucky, passed away Friday, June 6, 2014 at Hospice of Lake Cumberland, Jean Waddle Care Center.
He was born in Eubank, Kentucky on May 14, 1939, son of the late Fred and Susie Cottrell Gentry. He was a member of Etna Church of Christ, loved UK basketball, fishing and hunting. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He retired from Southern Belle Dairy as a truck driver with 26 years of service.
He is survived by his wife, Reba Mae Mullins Gentry, two children, Lana & (Rick) Raynes of Somerset and Amy & (Larry Neil) Roy of Russell Springs, KY, five grandchildren, Ashley & (Stephen) Godby) of Eubank, Michaela & (Adam) Dishman of Bronston, Susie Roy, Tristan Roy and Jacob Roy, all of Russell Springs, KY, two great-grandchildren, Camden Godby and Kalob Godby of Eubank, three step grandchildren, Austin & (Autumn) Raynes and Zachary Raynes, both of Monticello, KY, Jamie & (Bill) Rowe of Somerset, six step grandchildren, Kensie Dishman, Gracie Dishman and Lily Dishman, all of Bronston, Whitley Smith, Christian Smith and Owen Rowe, all of Somerset, two sisters, Joyce Taylor and Wanda & (Gene)Webb, two brothers, Glen & (Glenda) Gentry and David & (Dora) Gentry and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Carl Gentry and Paul Gentry and one sister, Ruby Laswell.
A funeral service will be held at 1 PM Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Randy Reynolds and Bro. Ferlin Price officiating.
Burial will be in Bethel Cemetery with military honors by American Legion Post #18.
Visitation will be after 6 PM Tuesday at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.
Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.