Family-Placed Death Notice
KENT, Steve R. STEVE R. KENT Steve Kent died January 22, 2013. He was born February 29, 1956 in Jackson, Ms. He is survived by his mother, Vera E. Kent; his father, Thomas I. Kent, Sr. & brother, Thomas I. Kent, Jr. Steve graduated from North Springs Highschool. He was a member of the North Springs wrestling team and won the Georgia State Wrestling Championship in the 100 pound class. He graduated from the University of Georgia. Upon graduation he entered the insurance business with Fireman Fund Insurance Company as a bond underwriter. He then joined the CNA Insurance Group and moved to Tampa, Florida, eventually returning to Atlanta where he became an independent insurance agent. Steve was an avid fisherman and hunter. He was a long-time member of Wieuca Road Baptist Church. Memorial service will held at 11:00 AM on Feb. 23, 2013 in the chapel of Wieuca Road Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Wieuca Road Baptist Church, 3626 Peachtree Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30326. Advantage Funeral Home, 500 Harbins Road, Lilburn, GA. 30047, 770-923-2940.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Feb. 21, 2013