Mrs. Lillian Lee Gentry

Monday, June 5, 2017

We regret to inform you that Mrs. Lillian Lee Gentry, age 82, passed on Thursday, June 1, 2017, at Vanderbilt Medical Center. She was a long time member of Greater First Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents Johnnie V. and Martha Birdsong Jones; her husband Joe Louis Gentry; one sister Bobbie Jones; three brothers, Johnny Jr., Miltford, and 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; and one great-grandson, Jaxon Kyree Gentry; four sisters, Willie Ann (Robert) Campbell, Ada Warfield, Annie Bostic and Jeweline (Larry) Dishroom; and two brothers, Winford Jones and Odie Jones all of Nashville; and many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Viewing and visitation will begin at 12 noon, on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at Greater First Baptist Church, The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. with Pastor William H. Johnson, Eulogist; interment in the Gentry Cemetery, Lewisburg, TN.

J.B. Mayberry & Sons Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.