Rose Ann Gentry, 81, of Monett, passed away Saturday December 29, 2012 at Willard Care Center in Willard, Mo. She was born on Sept. 27, 1931 in Purdy, Mo., the daughter of the late Fred and Ova (Boswell) Swindell.
She was a retired nurse and a member of the First Freewill Baptist Church in Monett, Mo. for over 50 years.
Rose Ann is survived by one son: Dale Gentry and wife June, Monett; one daughter: Debbie Schmidt and husband, Dale, Jefferson City, Mo.; one brother, Warren (Norma) Swindell, McKinney, Texas; two sisters: Ollie (J.W.) Johnson, Bolivar, Mo., and Wanda (Dick) Sanders, Willard; one grandson: Grant Schmidt and his fiancée, Meghan Williams, both of Warrensburg, Mo.; one step grandson, two step great-grandchildren; and two step great-great grandsons.
Graveside funeral services were held Dec. 31, 2012 at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Butterfield, Mo. with Rev. Ken Dodson officiating.
Online condolences may be made at www.bennettwormington.com.
Arrangements are under the care of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett, MO.