Mrs. Christine Sibley Gentry

Mrs. Christine Sibley Gentry, 85, of the Rocky Mount Community of Meriwether County, died Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Newnan Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Mrs. Gentry was born April 25, 1927, in Meriwether County, daughter of the late Ervin and Alma Kee Sibley. She lived in Riverdale for 20 years before returning to Rocky Mount in 1988, and was a member of Bethel Baptist Church. A former employee of Lockheed Corporation and Rulist Press, she also owned and operated a convenience store for a number of years.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Glenn and Pam Gentry of Rocky Mount; sister, Shirley Windom, also of Rocky Mount; grandchildren, Jerry Wayne Gentry Jr., Tammy Godwin, Crystal and Shane Knight, Candice and Mike Bailey, Niki and John Starnes, Jason and Ashley Jordan; and great-grandchildren, Taylor, Breanna, Devin, Logan, Kailyn, Austin, Hunter, Grace and Joseph. She was preceded in death by her son, Jerry Wayne Gentry.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Saturday, April 20 at Bethel Baptist Church in Rocky Mount. Rev. David Arrington will officiate and interment will be in the church cemetery.

Condolences may be expressed at www.mckibbenfuneralhome.com .

Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home of Hogansville is in charge of arrangements.


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