Myrtle Gentry, 82, of Canton, passed away on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at Rose Lane Health Center. She was born in Gary, WV on December 9, 1935 to the late Arthur and May Collins. Myrtle spent the Winter in Florida from 1993 to 2011. She was a former member of Hills and Dales Free Methodist Church and enjoyed camping, waterskiing and crocheting.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Gentry on February 13, 2003; brothers, George and Roy and her sister Ruby.
She leaves her sons and daughters-in-law, H. James Gentry of Canton, Michael O. and Michele Gentry of Alliance, Gary L. Gentry of Dover and Bruce W. and Barbara Gentry of Texas; daughter and son-in-law, Vicky and Dennis Holcomb of Louisiana; 12 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Saturday at 11am at the Reed Funeral Home Canton Chapel. Entombment will follow at North Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be prior to the service from 10am-11am on Saturday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made, in her name, to the Alzheimer's Association.
Please visit www.reedfuneralhome.com to send condolences.