~ IN MEMORY ~
Air Force veteran, DL Capt. Douglas G. Gentry
October 13, 1934 ~ December 15, 2012
Notification of the passing of retired DL pilot Captain Douglas Grey Gentry, age 78. Captain Gentry hired on with Delta 11-11-1957 and retired with 33 years of service, based PDX. (note: based PDX in 1987. Capt. Gentry retired December 1991, based DFW at the time of his retirement...CF)
To view/sign the online guestbook please visit the funeral home website at http://www.coleandgarrett.com/obituaries.html Funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 19th, in Goodlettsville TN.
Captain Gentry last resided at
133 Lakeshire Drive , Crossville TN 38558-9005
GENTRY, Douglas Grey
December 15, 2012, age 78 of Crossville. He was preceded in death by his parents, Hubert and Hazel Gentry. Survived by his loving companion, Sylvia C. Wingert; daughters, Jennifer (Mark) Pike, Cathleen G. (Paul) Cross, and Mendy Gentry; grandchildren, Nikki McCabe, Benjamin Pike, Erin Pike, and Jordan Hite. After his childhood in Cookeville, his school days in Murfreesboro, he was commissioned by the United States Air Force as a Second Lieutenant. He began his dream career with Delta Airlines and retired after 33 years as a Captain. At that time, he relocated to the golfing community of Fairfield Glade in Crossville. Funeral service will be held Wednesday December 19, 2012 at 2 pm at Cole & Garrett Funeral Home, Goodlettsville. Visitation will be from 12 Noon until service time. Interment Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens.
Cole & Garrett Funeral Home- Goodlettsville
127 N. Main St.
Goodlettsville, TN 37072