Remembering Troy Gentry One Year Later

Saturday marks the one year death anniversary of country music star Troy Gentry.

LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) – Saturday marks the one year death anniversary of country music star Troy Gentry.

Gentry died last year in a helicopter crash in New Jersey.

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He was one half of Montgomery Gentry, the country duo that started in Kentucky.

Gentry’s Band-mate, Eddie Montgomery remembered him in a video on social media by saying, “Every time I think about you, brother, I’m smiling and I’m laughing and I go back to the honky-tonk days, man, and uhhh. Gosh, man. I miss you, brother. I miss you a bunch

Gentry was 50-years-old when he died.

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