March 3 1928 October 8 2019
Onetta Mae Gentry age 91 of Grannis, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, October 8, 2019 in Mena. Onetta was born on March 03, 1928 in Wickes, Arkansas to the late Mark Roberts and the late Florence Sullivan Roberts. She was married to Oden Anderson Gentry for 72 years until his passing on August 27, 2017. Onetta was a wonderful cook and enjoyed preparing meals for her family. She was very talented with her hands and excelled in skills such as quilting, knitting and crocheting. Onetta was also a very accomplished seamstress and a dedicated member of the Wickes Church of Christ and Northside Church of Christ in Mena. Above all, she loved her family and her church deeply. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great great grandmother, sister and friend. She is survived by: Sons: Larry Gentry and wife Glenda Gaye of Grannis, Arkansas Steve Gentry and wife Pat of Grannis, Arkansas Monte Gentry of Sherman, Texas Terry Gentry and wife Melanie of Texas Daughter: Anna McClane and husband Mike of Houston, Texas Grandchildren: Brett Gentry of San Antonio, Texas Katrina Brown of Dallas, Texas Larry Gentry, II. of Sherman, Texas Richard Gentry of Grannis, Arkansas Rachel Garza of Houston, Texas Monte Gentry, Jr. of Texarkana, Arkansas Susan Cox of Abilene, Texas Great- Grandchildren: Justen Gentry, Lance Brown, Leigh Anne Marroquin, Amanda Garza, Rebecca Garza. Ashley Cox, Michala Cox, and Tina Gentry Great Great Grandchild: Alice Rose Brother: Gene Roberts of Ohio Sisters: Ruth Maddox of Greenwood, Arkansas Lois Drennan of Burleson, Texas Maxine Smith of Oregon She was preceded in death by her parents, Mark and Florence Roberts, her husband Oden Gentry, Brothers, Albert Roberts, Alton Roberts and Jerry Roberts, her sister Maudie Pinkerton and daughter-in-law Vickie Gentry. Funeral service will be Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Wickes Church of Christ with Brother David Jacobs officiating. Interment will follow in the Grannis Cemetery under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home of Mena. Pallbearers will be Larry Gentry, Steve Gentry, Monte Gentry, Terry Gentry, Mike McClane, and Brett Gentry. Honorary pallbearers are her Grandchildren. Online obituary at www.beasleywoodfuneralhome.com To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Onetta Mae Gentry please visit our Sympathy Store.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Onetta Mae Gentry March 3 1928 October 8 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Mena, state: Arkansas