Gentry was born on January 23, 1936 and passed away on Wednesday, October 12, 2016.
Gentry was a resident of Pulaski, Virginia at the time of his passing.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving in the 82nd and 101st Airborne.
He was married to Rosalee.
Funeral services will be held Saturday October 15 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Seagle Funeral Home with the Rev. Neil Wood officiating. Interment will follow in Highland Memory Gardens with military honors. The family will receive friends Saturday at the funeral home from Noon until 2:00 p.m.
Flowers will be appreciated but for those who wish they may make memorial contributions in memory of Gene to any local charity.