Neva J. Jent

Neva J. Jent, 95, of West Frankfort passed away at 2:55 a.m. Thursday, February 8, 2018 in Helia Healthcare in West Frankfort. She was born December 31, 1922 in West Frankfort to Troy and Gertie (Marks) Jent.

She is survived by family members, Carmel Jent Jr, Margaret Beal, Marcie and Robert Woytus, Jamey and Kim Stallings, Melissa Jent, Shane Jent, Donellen Beal , Mike and Jane Murphy, Emily and Garrett Britton and Lane Murphy.

She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, Jewell Jent, Carmel Jent Sr., Byford Jent and a niece Phyllis Stallings.

Neva was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church in West Frankfort where she had taught Sunday school for many years. She had formerly worked for the Cline Wade Office Store for many years.

Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, February 13 , 2018 in the Parker – Reedy Funeral Home in West Frankfort with Brother Lloyd Whittaker officiating. Burial will be in the Tower Heights Cemetery. Visitation will be after 9:00 am on Tuesday at the funeral home. To sign the guest register visit The family would like to say a special thank you to Helia Healthcare for the special care they gave to Neva.

View Original NoticeNeva J. Jent of West Frankfort, Illinois, December 31, 1922 – February 8, 2018