MARION - Dorothy Gentry Mount, 93, of Avon Park, Fla., formerly of Marion, went to be with her Lord at 2:40 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, at Good Shepard Hospice, Bud and Donna Somers House in Sebring, Fla.
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Dorothy was born March 21, 1920, in Marion, to Clarence and Esta (Keistler) Stokes.
She married William E. "Duban" Gentry in Marion on Sept. 23, 1948. He preceded her in death. She married Earle E. Mount on Oct. 1, 1982, who also preceded her in death.
Dorothy was a homemaker and mother to two daughters, one son and two stepdaughters.
She was a member of St. John's United Methodist Church in Sebring, Fla.
Dorothy is survived by daughters, Melinda Lehnherr of Springfield; Beth Ann (Michael) Scanlan of Brisben, Queensland, Australia; son, Doug (Suzie) Gentry, Avon Park, Fla.; grandchildren, Tiffany Tillery, Jason Boester and Greg Gentry; several great-grandchildren; stepdaughters Pam Foster of Alamo, Calif.; Debbie (Bob) Reynolds of Alamo; step-grandchildren, Curt Foster, Jamie Lyn Pierce, Daren Yafai and Kim Donati and several great-step-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husbands; infant sister, Marjorie Stokes and infant brother, Harold Eugene Stokes.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, in Blue Funeral Home in Marion, with the Rev. Tim Ozment officiating. Interment will be in Egyptian Memorial Gardens in Energy. Visitation will from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to River Greens Scholarship Fund, P. O. Box 912, Avon Park, FL 33825 or Good Shepard Hos-pice, 1110 Hammock Road, Sebring, FL 33870.
To sign the memorial guest register or more information, visit www.bluefuneralhome.com.
Published in The Southern Illinoisan from Jan. 8 to Jan. 16, 2014