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Art Prentice

June 1, 1963 December 30, 2018
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Art Prentice
Baldwyn – Archie Eugene “Art” Prentice,55, passed away at Lebanon Mountain Hunting Club on December 30, 2018. He retired from the city of Baldwyn, drove a bus for Baldwyn School District and worked for James Downs Grocery in Baldwyn. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, boating, spending time with his grandchildren and visiting with his friends at Down’s Grocery. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Baldwyn.

Funeral services will be held at Waters Funeral Home on January 01, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. with Bro. Steve Lampkin officiating. Burial will be in Prentiss Memorial Gardens.

He is survived by his wife, Ellen Prentice of Baldwyn; (2) sons, Adam Prentice (Jimma) and Matt Prentice (special friend, Lesley Gore); grandchildren, Jaxson Prentice, Alex Bryan, Zoe Bryan and Lucas Hall;brother-in-law, Gordon Gentry (Martha); sisters, Gina DeVaughn (Johnny), Debbie Lytal (Kenny) and Donna Brown; host of nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Dalton Eugene “Gene” and Ruby Adams Prentice; father and mother-in-law, Gordon and Ruth Gentry.

Pallbearers will be Jim Thomas, Terry Nelson, Rusty Rutherford, Rick Tapp, Tom Geoghagen, Chris Ray, Allen Moore, Jackie Thomas, Drew DeWeese, Carl Bryan, Benny Lytal and Eddie Brown.

Honorary pallbearers will be Zack Nelson, Jake DeVaughn and crew of Down’s Grocery.

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