Kent W. Corey, 54, of Hardy died Dec. 24, 2002, at White River Medical Center in Batesville.
Born April 16, 1948, in Los Angeles, he was the son of Nellie Meulilaka Corey and Joseph Corey. He was employed as a foreman for Houge Grips in California.
Survivors include a son, Kent W. Corey II of Hardy; two daughters -- Felecia Pottete of Hardy, and Jana'e Vanoven of Salem; a brother, Kurt Corey of Hardy; a sister, Kathy Bristo of Atascadero, Calif.; and two grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.