WATERTOWN -- Funeral services have been scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 23 at the Hunter Funeral Home for Mr. Kent, 63, of Smithville.
Born in Watertown to the late "Buddie" F. and Willie Floyd Kent, he died June 21, 2010 at the University Medical Center. A factory worker, he was a member of the Bellwood House of Prayer.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the funeral.
Services will be conducted by Brother Bill Fowler and Brother Tim Blackburn. Burial will follow at the Commerce Cemetery.
Survivors include: wife Melba Talley Kent; daughters Mary Jean Bane, Paula (Greg) White and Billie Sue (Scott) Butler. Also surviving are step-daughters Janice (Johnny) Reynolds and Kendra (Chris) Stanford; 11 grandchildren and a great great grandchild; siblings Ruby Floyd and Johnnie Clayborn -- both of Lebanon.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Kent was preceded in death y grandmother "Mama" Lassie Kent, two sisters and two brothers.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in his name made be made to the family.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.