James (JD) Michael Dent

James (JD) 
Michael Dent
James (JD) Michael Dent, 49 of Kerrville, TX, passed away October 31, 2018 at his home. JD was born May 26, 1969 in Belleville, Illinois to Ronald James Dent SR and Hazel Isabelle (Heyede) Dent. JD graduated from Warsaw High School in 1987 and joined the United States Marine Corps, serving his country in Operation Desert Storm. JD Earned his bachelor’s degree in criminal justice in 2010 from UCM and moved to Texas from the Warsaw area with his wife Mary in 2015. JD worked around tractor trailers most of his life and continued driving over the road and locally after moving to Texas. JD loved Ford Bronco’s and loved to race them.
JD is survived by his wife Mary, of the home; one step-son, Jerome D. Johnson and partner Wes Lawson; sister-in-law Laurinda Hyatt and husband Bob, Gunn City, MO; mother-in-law Linda Johnson, East Lynne, MO; Brother-in-Law Dennis Johnson and wife Carolyn, North Dakota; one brother, Ronald J. Dent JR. and wife Valorie, Cole Camp, MO; one sister Deb Meyers; one niece, Jeanna and husband Lewis Thomas, Clinton, MO, two great nephews, John and Owen and first wife Shannon Lester.
JD was preceded in death by his father and mother.
In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial contributions be made to Ben Cast & Son-Wood Funeral Home, in memory of James Michael Dent.   
The family will receive friends Saturday November 10, 2018 at 12:00 pm at Ben Cast & Son-Wood Funeral Home followed by a Celebration of Life service at 1:00 pm with full military honors by the Holden VFW 5844 and American Legion Post 90.    
 

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