Originally created 06/02/04

Mrs. Leona Dent (THOMSON, Ga.)



THOMSON, Ga.- Mrs. Leona Dent, age 87, widow of the late Mr. Hunt Dent, died Tuesday, June 1, 2004 in the McDuffie Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, June 3, 2004 in the Curtis Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Sue Meechan officiating, burial will follow in Westview Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Buz Dent, Butch Dent, James Bordes, Richard Cheely, Robert Cheely, David Cheely, Larry Cheely, and Wayne Cheely. Mrs .Dent was a native of Baldwin County, had retired from the Thomson Company after many years of serves and was a member of the Mesena United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Barbara Joann Dent and is survived by a daughter, Roberta Dent of Burnsville, N.C.; sons, Norman and Janelle Dent of Thomson, William and Ellen Dent of Hawkinsville; sister, Dixie Hunt, five grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the residence on Ridge Road in Thomson o r at the Curtis Funeral Home where the family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 2, 2004. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle June 2, 2004