Ira O. Jent, 94 of Glasgow, Kentucky passed away Tuesday January 30, 2018 at the Radcliff Veterans Center in Radcliff, KY. Ira was born June 8, 1923 in West Virginia to the late EL. Hannon and Barbara Smith Jent and husband of the late Margie Combs Jent. He was a United States Army Veteran, member of Old Regular Baptist Church in Hazard Kentucky and a retired bottle maker in a glass factory. Other than his parents and wife he is preceded in death by one son John Jent and 3 brothers and 1 sister.
Ira O. Jent is survived by two sons George (Joyce) Jent of New Albany, Indiana and Don (Vicky) Jent of Scottsburg, Indiana; 6 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; 5 great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at the Jones Funeral Chapel Friday February 2, 2018 at 1:00pm with Bro. Brent Howard officiating. Burial will be in the Mt Vernon Cemetery where military rights will be presented by the AM Vets Post #117. Visitation will be held Thursday February 1, 2018 from 4:00pm - 8:00pm and Friday 8:00am until funeral time at 1:00pm at the Jones Funeral Chapel. Please share any photos, memories, condolences or light a candle in memory of Ira at www.jonesfuneralchapel.com