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In Memory of

Mark Murphy Fentress

May 3, 1960 - June 18, 2017

Obituary


Mark Murphy Fentress, 57, of Clayton, passed away on June 18, 2017 in Clayton.



Mark was born in Richmond, VA, to Ernie and Louise Fentress on May 3, 1960. He attended Old Dominion University, where he met his wife, Marla. They were married on September 4, 1982 in Virginia Beach.



He worked as a Chief Financial Officer for Godwin Group for the past 15 years. He was the treasurer of the Dunn Rotary Club, was a Paul Harris Fellow, and was named Rotarian of the year.



Mark was an...

Mark Murphy Fentress, 57, of Clayton, passed away on June 18, 2017 in Clayton.



Mark was born in Richmond, VA, to Ernie and Louise Fentress on May 3, 1960. He attended Old Dominion University, where he met his wife, Marla. They were married on September 4, 1982 in Virginia Beach.



He worked as a Chief Financial Officer for Godwin Group for the past 15 years. He was the treasurer of the Dunn Rotary Club, was a Paul Harris Fellow, and was named Rotarian of the year.



Mark was an avid cyclist, surfer, and family man. He had a love for the outdoors, gardening, and cooking on Sundays.



Mark is preceded in death by his father, Ernest L. Fentress, and brother, Bryan Fentress.



Mark is survived by his wife, Marla Fentress, children, Courtney Nelson, Scott Fentress, and Austin Fentress, son-in-law, Curtis Nelson, mother, Louise Fentress, and granddaughter, Gemma Nelson.



Memorials may be given to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention under the Mark Fentress Memorial Fund.



https://afsp.donordrive.com/campaign/Mark-Fentress-Memorial-Fund



A memorial service will be held in August. Details will follow.