Published in The Washington Post on May 26, 2016 EASTERN HIGH 1944
Melvin H. Kent (Age 89)
Of Flower Mound, Texas formerly of Washington DC,
died on Thursday May 19, 2016 at Flower Mound
He was born on September 12, 1926 in Washington
D.C., to Charles and Elizabeth (Hall) Kent. He married
Elizabeth Lorraine Jones on September 4, 1948.
She preceded him in death on May 27, 2009. One brother
Charles Kent also proceded him in death.
Melvin served honorably in the United States Navy on active duty in World War II. He was
a humble, patient, and kind father and he will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
He is survived by his children Stephen Kent, Timothy Kent, and Sandra Mackie and their
families, seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren.
Viewing, 11 a.m.; followed by Funeral service,12 Noon on Friday, May 27 at Lee''s
Funeral Home, Clinton, Maryland. Military Honors will follow immediately.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Arthritis Foundation .
Lee Funeral Home
6633 Old Alexandria Ferry Rd.
Clinton, MD 20735
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