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Samantha Leigh Gentle

January 22, 1965 October 6, 2019
Samantha Leigh Gentle
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Samantha Leigh Gentle passed away October 6, 2019 at her home in Gunter, TX; surrounded by her family. Samantha was born January 22, 1965 in Dallas, TX; to Alma (Collins) and Ronald Gentle. She was the mother of Dustin Gentle of Sherman, TX; Candace Rego (Joshua Cole) of Gunter, TX; and Ashley Rego (Calvin Rogers) of Summit, AR. She was the proud Nana, to Shelbi Hickerson, Hunter Hickerson, Kendell Hickerson, Aubrey Cole and Kendra Rogers.

Samantha, grew up in Yellville Arkansas and attended Yellville-Summit High School, class of 1983. She loved life and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren. She was loved by many friends and a lot of people called her MOM. Samantha, loved getting together with family and friends because it always made her so happy. She could always lift your spirits and make you laugh. Her laugh was contagious, she will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her parents, children and grandchildren, along with her siblings Ricky (Vickey) of Patman, TX; Patrice (Gary) Dobbs, of Tom Bean, TX; Thais Gentle (Keith Hyde) of Peel AR; Johnny (Sharon) Gentle, Van Alstyne, TX; Lisa (Joe) Palacio, of Van Alstyne, TX; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles. Samantha, is preceded in death by her stepfather Wayne Cagle, niece Jamie Johnston and nephew William Gentle.

A Celebration of Life will be held Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 441 Pearl, St. Van Alstyne, TX; from 5:00PM to 7:00PM. The family would like to thank Heart to Heart Hospice, Dr. Maniet, Scoggins Funeral Home & Crematory and her special caregivers, her sisters Thais and Lisa. We love you for all you have done to help us through this difficult journey.

Services are under the direction Scoggins Funeral Home & Crematory, 637 W. Van Alstyne, Pkwy. Van Alstyne, TX, 75495. 903-482-5225. You may sign the online register book at

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Celebration of Life




5:00 PM 10/9/2019 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 10/9/2019 7:00:00 PM
Celebration of Life

441 Pearl, St. Van Alstyne
Van Alstyne, Texas 75495

Celebration of Life
441 Pearl, St. Van Alstyne Van Alstyne 75495 Texas
United States

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