Ephiram Gentry, Jr. 87 of Wise, VA formally of Maidens, VA passed away at Holston Valley Hospital Kingsport, TN on Wednesday, January 1, 2020. He was preceded in death by his wife Eva A. Gentry; three sons Jimmy, Roger,and Danny Ray Gentry; one daughter Grace Clark; Father and mother Ephiram Sr. and Gelina Cox Gentry. He is survived by two son’s Ronnie C. Gentry (Barbara), Rodney L. Gentry (Nancy); two daughter’s, Tammy J. Blevins (James), Marian A. Powell (Preston III); seventeen grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren; one great great granchild. Family will receive friends at Lacy Funeral Home Mineral, VA Monday, January 6, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon. A committal service will follow after the visitation at the Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Gentry Family Cemetery Bumpass, VA.