Donald Jefferson Gentry

  • BORN: October 11, 1940
  • DIED: June 17, 2018
  • LOCATION: Dumas, Arkansas

Donald Jefferson (D.J.) Gentry, 77, of Dumas, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2018 in Perryville, Arkansas. Don was born October 11, 1940 in Perry, Arkansas, to Howard Jefferson and Jewell Arvie (Bingham) Gentry. Don was a mechanic and owned a service station for many years in Dumas. He later owned and dealt in antiques in Dumas. He enjoyed drinking coffee and visiting his friends at the local café in Dumas.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Sue (Cooper) Gentry; sons, Tony Jefferson Gentry and Christopher Shane Gentry; brothers, Waynes Gentry, Junior Earl Gentry, Carl (Judy) Gentry, and Garland Gentry; sisters, Vina Lee LaCook, Wanda Kincannon, Darlene (Duane) Wiles, Pansy Gentry-Jones (Joe); with many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Other than his parents, Don was preceded in death by his brother, Paul Gentry and sister, Brenda White.
Memorial services will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 6, at Perry Cemetery by Harris Funeral Home of Morrilton.

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“ Don, I am missing you already. My heart is sad with another Uncle passing away. Coming from a family of 7 Uncle and you are the second Uncle that I...Read More »

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