Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Joe Dent?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Joe's memory.
Coping with Grief
We would like to offer our sincere support to anyone coping with grief. Enter
your email below for our complimentary daily grief messages. Messages run for up to one year and you
can stop at any time. Your email will not be used for any other purpose.
December 29, 1926 ~ January 23, 2024 (age 97) 97 Years Old
Be the first to offer your condolences on Joe's Tribute Wall
Joe Dent (97) passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2024 at Baldwyn Nursing Facility. He served 12 years in the Army and was a WWII and Korean War veteran. He was a member of Fourth St. Baptist Church in Helena, AR where he got baptized at the age of 91. He owned and operated a mobile home park in West Helena, AR. Joe was an avid golfer and played well into his 80's. At the age of 75 he ran a marathon and finished in the top 50 of 120 contestants. He also loved to play cards with his friends.
He is survived by his daughter, Kathlyn Shaw of CA; his brother, Deke Dent of CA; his sister, Mary Kay Dent of CA; his niece, Sharon Kay Hutchison of OR; his nephew, Paul Dent of Booneville and a host of other nieces and nephews.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents, Quinton & Mildred Dent; his first wife, Beatrice Dent; his second wife, Mary Lee Dent; 5 brothers and 3 sisters.