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1933 Barbara 2020

Barbara Kent

June 15, 1933 — April 20, 2020

Barbara Nicholson Kent 86 of Sanford passed away Monday April 20, 2020. Graveside services will be held at 2:00pm Friday at Lee Memory Gardens.


Mrs. Kent was born in Lee Co, daughter of the late John Wesley Nicholson and Clyde Cameron Nicholson. She was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years William Wesley Kent, and brothers Worth Cameron, John Buie, Hugh, Max and Clyde Nicholson. She was a member of Miracle Baptist Church and former Church pianist. Mrs. Kent was a family-oriented lady whose Church life was important throughout her life.


Mrs. Kent is survived by her children, Terry Kent (Janelle) of Danbury, Lynn Kent (Saffienatu) of Sanford, Victor Kent of Iowa and Vicki Bryan of Sanford; grandchildren, Joel Kent, Jeremy Kent, Candace Kent, Mariama Koroma, Brian Kent, Joshua Kent, Amber Kent, Timothy Kent, Jessica Kent. Daniel Kent, Christopher Lloyd, and Kaylen Bryan; great grandchildren, Norah, Levi, Logan, Chloe, Josiah, Jacob, Madison, John, Jorden, Ruby, Reagan, and Caroline.


Memorial contributions can be made to Miracle Baptist Church, 830 Harvey Faulk Road, Sanford, NC 27332.

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Friday, April 24, 2020

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