Kent Leon Partain, 63, of Chico, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Decatur.
Funeral was Aug. 19 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints with Bishop Richard Gillespie officiating. Burial followed at Oaklawn Cemetery under the direction of Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur.
Kent was born Aug. 7, 1951, in Taft, Calif., to John Henry and Margaret Ruth (Phillips) Partain. He married Regina Mae Stinson Aug. 22, 1970, in Las Vegas. John was a supervisor for Logistics Oil and Gas and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Regina Partain of Chico; daughter Amelia Cox and husband, Karl, of Lubbock; grandchildren Emily Cox of Lubbock and Jacob Cox of Lubbock.