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Charlie Gentry

Master Sergeant, (Retired) Charlie Gentry of Jacksonville, AL, passed away November 15, 2018, at the age of 89 with Parkinson’s Disease. He was born July 29, 1929 in Erwin. Charlie was a son of the late Arthur Alexander Gentry and Ruby Fox Gentry.

He was a United States Army Veteran of twenty-three years, where he served with pride and honor in multiple assignments in the United States and overseas, retiring in 1971.

Charlie is survived by his wife of sixty-five years, Lillian Gallahar; two children and their spouses; five grandchildren and loved nothing more than spending time with them; two brothers; one sister; several nieces and nephews also survive.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

Courtesy of Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, TN 37650. 423-743-1380