Troy Gentry Killed in Helicopter Crash
The Country music world continues mourning the loss of Montgomery Gentry’s Troy Gentry, who was killed in a helicopter crash in Medford, NJ on Friday, September 8th just hours before a scheduled show there.
Troy’s death was confirmed on Montgomery Gentry’s Facebook page on Friday afternoon with a statement.
— Montgomery Gentry (@mgunderground) September 8, 2017
The weekend has been filled with tributes to the 50-year-old singer both on social media and in concert. Here are just some of the comments:
— Dierks Bentley (@DierksBentley) September 9, 2017
Found this picture of me and my old friend Troy a few days ago.. I am heart broken. pic.twitter.com/J3mT86DIaa
— Blake Shelton (@blakeshelton) September 8, 2017
Troy leaves behind wife, Angie, and daughters Kaylee and Taylor. Funeral details are unknown at this time.