Lorraine “Iris” Kent
BLOUNTSTOWN - Lorraine “Iris” Kent, 70, of Blountstown, left this earth after a short illness, to join her Lord and loved ones gone on before, on Monday, Jan. 2, 2017.
She was born in Blountstown to her late parents, Melvin Thomas Kent and Hesta Hand Kent. Tallahassee was her home from August 1966, where she lived until May 2016 when she returned to Blountstown to resided in a long term care facility.
She was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers, C.J. Kent, Tommy Kent and Ronnie Kent.
Survivors include a sister, Irene Kent of Tallahassee; along with a number of nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, Jan. 28 at 11 a.m. CT at Blountstown Pentecostal Holiness Church in Blountstown. Interment will follow at Nettle Ridge Cemetery.
Survivors will share a meal and memories in the church dining hall with friends and family after the services.