George Emory Dent, from Fairmont, passed away Feb. 2, 2016, in Jamestown, New York.
He was born May 23, 1951, in Fairmont, the son of the late Lawrence Marshall Dent and Vonda Grace Moats Dent (Cutright), both of Fairmont.
He is survived by his sisters, Carolyn Koontz of Ohio and Hester and Diana Dent, both of Fairmont; and one brother, Johnny Dent of California. He is also survived by his daughter, Michelle Dent and her partner Shawn Allshouse; grandchildren, Devon Dent and his wife Natalie and their three children, Aaden, Charlotte and Adelisa, Ashton Dent, Bailee Dent and Madison Dent, all of Jamestown, New York.
George was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Vonda; his brother, Larry Dent; and his ex-wife, Rebecca Dent, with whom he remained close.
George attended East Fairmont schools and worked as an auto body technician. George had a great sense of humor and made many friends. He enjoyed being on the go and spending time with family. He is sadly missed by family and friends.
A private memorial service for the family will be held at The Baptist Temple in Fairmont.
Published on  April 29, 2016