Loretta E. (Probasco) Jent – Bedford
July 17, 1937 – August 22, 2017
Loretta E. (Probasco) Jent, 80, of Bedford, passed from this life, Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at her daughter’s residence.
Born July 17, 1937 in Martin County; she was the daughter (the eldest of seven children) of Luther and Margaret (Butler) Probasco. She first married to Ray L. Allen. She married Richard O. Jent on December 31, 1976; and he preceded her in death on October 10, 1997. She retired from RCA/Thompson on April 1, 1998 after 34 years of service.
Survivors include her son, Rusty Allen, of Bedford; daughter, Cheryl Eagan, of Bedford; two sisters, Marilyn Mills, of French Lick, Wanda Probasco, and Gene Merchand, of Dubois; sister-in-law, Debbie Probasco, of Shoals; brother, Arthur Probasco, of Shoals; three grandsons, Jacob Fox and Jordan Allen, of Bedford, and Grahm Keith and wife, Kendra, of St Louis Park, Minn.; and two great-grandchildren, Zayne and Abigail.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Violet Way and husband Richard; two brothers, David ad Dennis Probasco; and grandson, Leighton Keith.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 25, 2017 at the Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes, with Nathan King officiating. Burial will be in Dive Cemetery. Visitation will be 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral chapel.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.fergusonlee.com.
Jamey Brent Richardson – Bedford
December 4, 1963 – August 20, 2017
Jamey Brent Richardson, 53, of Bedford, passed away on Sunday, August 20, 2017 at St. Vincent Dunn Hospital, Bedford.
Born December 4, 1963, in Bloomington, Indiana, he was the son of William and Marie (Polley) Richardson. He attended Highview Baptist Church. He worked in the drywall industry.
Surviving are his daughter, Brittany (Brad) Atwood; son, Justin Richardson; five grandchildren, Sydney, Jaden, Jace, Jansen, and Jagger; father, William “Bill” Richardson; three brothers, Jade, Joby, and Jeff Richardson; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Marie Richardson.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at the Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes, with Bill Graham officiating. Burial will be in Clear Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until the service hour at the funeral chapel.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fergusonlee.com.