Obituary: Richard Wade Lentz

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

Richard Wade Lentz, 60, of Lewisburg, died Friday, June 26, 2009, at Maury Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Lentz was a native of Marshall County. He was an employee of Ken Koat Corporation and a member of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William Horace Lentz and Nora Ozell Corbin Lentz; brothers, Horace Wayne Lentz and Glenn Lentz; and sisters, Mary Marie Logue, Wilma Lee Troop, and Louise Lentz.

He is survived by his wife, Linda Sue Blanton Lentz of Lewisburg; daughters, Valerie (Jeff) Mealer of the Mooresville Community, Daphne Lentz of Columbia, Melissa (Gill) House of Hickman County, and Sylvia Reeves of Donelson; sons, Larry David Reeves Jr. of Lewisburg and Roger Dale Reeves of Shelbyville; brothers, Tom Lentz and Charles Lentz, both of Lewisburg; sisters, Delores Ann Lentz of Lewisburg and Nancey Jo (Arvill) Chapman of Pulaski; 16 grandchildren; two stepgranddaughters; three great-grandchilden; and several neices and nephews.

Funeral services were conducted on Sunday, June 28, from the chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home with Brother Donnie Singleton officiating, followed by burial in Sunset Park.

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