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Arnold R. Gentry, 74, Russell County, KY (1943-2018)

He was a member of Tadmoor Masonic Lodge in Warsaw, Ky. He was Project Superintendent for Martin Contracting Co. He was a native of Russell County, KY, and was a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Hollis Lee & Alice Franklin Gentry. With his deaths, five of the seven siblings born to Hollis Lee & Alice survive. His partner, Harola Gentry, survives. He leaves 31 direct living descendants. His final resting place will be in Russell County, KY.
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Arnold R. Gentry, 74, of Russell Springs, died Friday, June 22, 2018 at the Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville, KY.

Funeral service for Arnold Gentry will be 2pmCT, Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Wendell Roberts officiating. Visitation will be after 10amCT, Tuesday, June 26, 2018. Interment will be in Bethlehem Cemetery. Pallbearers: Nathan Roy, Colton Collins, Lucas Collins, Travis Gentry, Taulton Gentry, and Donald Gentry.

Arnold R. Gentry, 74, Russell County, KY (1943-2018)

He was born Wednesday, November 4, 1943 in Russell County, KY. He was the son of the late Hollis Lee & Alice Franklin Gentry. He died Friday, June 22, 2018, in Louisville, Jefferson County, KY, at the age of 74 years, seven months, and 18 days.

He was a member of Tadmoor Masonic Lodge in Warsaw, Ky. He was Project Superintendent for Martin Contracting Co.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Ricky Gentry; and two sisters, Edna Stafford and Lula Flatt.

Survivors include:
  • Partner: Harola Gentry, Russell Springs, KY

  • Four children: Dianna (Gary) Marcum, Jamestown, KY; David (Karen) Gentry, Sparta, KY; Della Collins, Nancy, KY; and Alice (Jeffery) Marcum, Russell Springs, KY

  • Thirteen grandchildren

  • Fourteen great grandchildren

  • Three sisters: Ruby Barnett, Franklin, IN; Dorothy Dyer, Maryland; and Wanda Beasley, Columbus, IN

  • One brother: Robert Gentry, Washington
Send condolences to the family of Arnold R. Gentry

Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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