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“Don and Anne Gentry and family were close to my family from my early childhood. My sincere condolences to you. Much love, Rose ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Rose Begarly Hull

“I have many memories of Mr. Donald during the times of working at Old Timer Log Homes. He was a special man who loved his family. He will surely...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Royce Johnson - Mt. Juliet, TN

“I've known and loved this man for at least 60 years He and his precious family were a big part of my growing-up years ~ he always seemed like a much...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Jane Smartt Davis - Mt. Juliet, TN

“Peace and comfort to the Gentry family. Praying for you. ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Anita Hayes - Mount Juliet, TN

“What a great guy Mr. Gentry was!! He was always so kind to me and my family and I so enjoyed talking to him. We will miss him for sure. ...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Debbie Joines - Mt Juliet, TN

“Loved this man dearly. To many memories and long conversations with this sweet man to mention. He was a big part of my life every morning for 10...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Elaine Jackson - Lebanon, TN

“Oh how I love Mr. Gentry. He and my Dad were great friends and so competitive when it came to raising watermelons. To watch those two go back and...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Brenda Beaty Bradley - Mt. Juliet, TN

“Paul, Janet and family, we are so sorry for your loss. We love you guys so very much and wish we could be there. You will be in our prayers. ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Marlene Copeland - Searcy, AR

“Have many wonderful memories of this good man and his family. My dad and he were great friends and always trying to out-do the other in growing the...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: John Begarly - Spring Hill, TN

“I know you all will miss Mr. Donald. The Gentry family is in my thoughts and prayers. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: paula lannom - lebanon - Friend

“We are sorry that due to other commitments we will not be able to be with you as you say "good-bye" to Donald. Please know that our hearts are with...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Bill and Lola-Margaret Hall - TN


Donald Lee Gentry, age 93 of Mt. Juliet, passed away Tuesday, April 14th, 2015. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 18th at 11a.m. from the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home with Bro. Buddy Neal officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family will begin Friday, April 17th from 4-8p.m. and continue on Saturday, April 18th from 10a.m. until time of service.
Mr. Gentry was born February 18, 1922 in Gainesboro, TN to the late Jim B. and Lena Belle McGuire Gentry. He enjoyed hunting and fishing, especially fox hunting. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Daniel Gentry; sister, Willie Brewington; and son, James R. Gentry. He is survived by loving wife of 73 years, Anne Ruth Gentry; son, Paul (Janet) Gentry, daughter-in-law, Carole Gentry, sister, Jo Brewington; brother, Mack (Anna Frances) Gentry; grandchildren, Tim (Wendie) Gentry, April Gentry, John Gentry, Jay (Danna) Gentry, Al Gentry; and 6 Great-grandchildren, Ellie, James, Kayli, Brylee, Case, and Kendall. Sellars Funeral Home, Mt. Juliet TN, 615.758.5459