Rev James Leroy Entrekin

Rev James Leroy Entrekin

Death 13 Nov 2001 (aged 66)
Alabama, USA
Burial Jefferson County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 13929250 · View Source
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Rev. James L. Entrekin

Rev. James L. Entrekin, 66, of Dora died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2001, at Baptist Medical Center-Princeton.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2001, at New Horizon Memorial Chapel with burial in New Horizon Memorial Gardens. Rev. Tim Moore will officiate. New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home is directing.

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. today, Nov. 15, 2001, at New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home.

He was a retired Baptist minister with 25 years of service and an United States Air Force Korean War veteran. He was a a member of Good Hope Baptist Church where he was a former pastor.

He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Phyllis H. Entrekin; three daughters, Elizabeth Posey and husband, Jimmy of Cleveland, AL., Ellen Curtis and husband, Darren of Dora and Elaine Entrekin of Memphis, Tenn.; one son, Richard Entrekin and wife, Karen of Dora; two sisters, Carolyn Smith and Vickie Black, both of Cullman; three brothers, Gene Entrekin of Hayden, Greg Entrekin of Haleyville and Jerry A. Entrekin of Adamsville; six grandchildren, Heather and Joshua Entrekin and Christina, Beth, Rebecca and C. J. Posey; and several nieces and nephews.


His middle name was listed in the 1940 census:

"United States Census, 1940," Election Precinct 24, Cullman, Alabama, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 22-38, sheet 4A, family 59.

Odes Entrekin Head M 30 Alabama
Alma Entrekin Wife F 24 Alabama
James Leroy Entrekin Son M 5 Alabama
Hermon E Entrekin Son M 3 Alabama
Gregory B Entrekin Son M 1 Alabama

Mother: Entrekin, Alma Vest 39899693
Father: Entrekin, Odes Bernard 39899661

Herman Eugene Entrekin 135792106
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  • Created by: Patricia Wilbert
  • Added: 12 Apr 2006
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rev James Leroy Entrekin (31 Mar 1935–13 Nov 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13929250, citing New Horizon Memorial Gardens, Jefferson County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Patricia Wilbert (contributor 46790338) .