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Friday April 24th, 2020

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Barbara Kent

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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We were really sorry to hear about your mother passing away. I (Ricky) can still remember talking to her many years ago. She was like a really nice person. Just try to remember the good times.
Ricky and Rose Mary

Ricky and Rose Mary Wicker May 15 2020 12:00 AM

so sorry about Barbara she was such a sweet lady I miss talking to her , may God bless you all praying for the family God bless you all

Linda ray Apr 24 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara Kent

Linda ray Apr 24 2020 12:00 AM

Thank you Linda

Vicki Apr 24 2020 12:00 AM

Bless you Linda! You were always good to call.Take care of yourself...You were such a good friend to mom. Thank you!

Vicki Apr 24 2020 12:00 AM

Thank you!

Vicki (Barbara's daughter) Apr 24 2020 12:00 AM

Thank you Kenneth. You've always been a blessing to our family.

Vicki Apr 24 2020 12:00 AM

Many thanks and love to all of you. You are thought of often.

Vicki Apr 24 2020 12:00 AM

Thank you Mary!

Vicki Apr 24 2020 12:00 AM

Love and prayers to Barbara's family. So many happy memories of our days at Central Baptist Temple.

Mary Wilson-Wittenstrom Apr 23 2020 12:00 AM

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