Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

February 21, 2013

Melody Joy Gentry

Corsicana Daily Sun

Corsicana —

  Mrs. Melody Joy Gentry, age 50, of Ocean Springs, Miss. died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, in Ocean Springs.

  Melody was a native of Corsicana and a resident of the coast for the past 12 years.  She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.  She was a loving daughter, wife, mother, aunt and grandmother and was loved by many.

  She was preceded in death by a son, Heath Skinner and her father, Ronald J. Skinner.

  Survivors include her husband of 13 years, Steve W. Gentry of Ocean Springs, Miss.; daughter, Allyson (Bachir) Tourkzi of Deltona, Fla.; two sons, Austin Gentry and Logan Gentry, both of Casselberry, Fla.; mother, Janis (Jim) Ware of Crowley, Texas; two brothers, Mitchell Sanches of Azle and Andy Sanches of Haslett; and three grandchildren.

  Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, and Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 from 1:30 to 3 p.m., all at the Ocean Springs Chapel of Bradford O'Keefe Funeral Home.  

   On Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, there will be a 3 p.m. chapel service in the funeral home.  Burial will follow in Crestlawn Memorial Park.

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