Harold Taylor Gentry, age 82, of Cookeville, Tennessee passed from this life Tuesday, February 25, 2020, at Life Care of Sparta, Tennessee.
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Harold was born Friday, October 15, 1937, in Cookeville, Tennessee. He was the son of Larry William and Tilda Mae (Lee) Gentry.
He was a member of Jefferson Avenue Church of Christ. Harold graduated from Central High in Cookeville, TN in 1955. He also attended Tennessee Tech University and served in the Tennessee National Guard.
Harold was a loving and caring Husband, Father, Grandfather, and friend to all who knew him. He loved his family and enjoyed traveling and spending time with them and was always supportive of all their activities. He was a NASCAR fan for many years. He also took great pride in restoring his 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air, attending and judging antique car shows throughout the years.
Harold is survived by his wife, Agnes (Mason) Gentry of Cookeville, TN
Deborah Gernt of Cookeville, TN
Benjamin, Nicholas, and Abbye Gernt
Angelita and Garland Robinson
Dr. Ronald and Aletha Wright
Randall and Carolyn Wright
In addition to his parents, Harold was preceded in death by 1 Sister and Brother-in-law, Sylvia and JT Wright., 1 Brother-in-law: James Knight and 1 Sister-in-law: Donna (Mason) Prichard.
Funeral Services for Harold will be held Friday, February 28, 2020 beginning at 1:00 pm from the chapel of Crest Lawn Funeral Home, with Bro. Buddy Johnson officiating. Interment will follow in Smith Chapel Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday, February 27, from 5 until 9 pm and again Friday, February 28 from 11 am until time of service at 1 pm.