Mr. James Martin Kent, Sr., age 70 of Wewahitchka, FL passed Friday, August 8, 2014 in Panama City, FL.
James was born in Bay County and lived in Gulf County for most of his life. He retired from the Railroad with 13 years of service. James along with his companion were owner and operators of an alligator processing plant along with other game. James dearly loved the outdoors, fishing, hunting and nature. He helped raise a lot of children, calling them his own, he was loved by many family and friends and will be greatly missed by all. He was of the Baptist Faith.
Companion of 27 years, Terry Marshall of Wewahitchka, FL
Three sons, James Martin Kent, Jr. and his wife Michele of Panama City, FL
Chris Brant and his wife, Becky of Wewahitchka, FL
Jason Brant and his wife, Kayla of Port Saint Joe, FL
Three grandchildren, Heather; Brandon and Lauren Brant.
Funeral services will be held Friday, August 15, 2014 at 11:00 am (EDT) at Highland View Baptist Church in Port Saint Joe, FL with Reverend Ben Armstrong, officiating. Interment will follow in Holly Hill Cemetery in Port Saint Joe. The family will receive friends Friday, August 15, 2014 from 10:00 am (EDT) until service time at 11:00 am (EDT) at Highland View Baptist Church. All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown, FL.