Zachary Allen Gentry, 28 of Tampa, Florida passed away suddenly in his home on Wednesday May 18, 2017. Zachary was enrolled in the electrical program at Everest University. Zachary was an avid skateboarder, a self-taught artist and armchair philosopher. His talents go beyond what formal education could provide. He was a profound thinker whose conversations could inspire colorful conversations and stimulate the minds of those around him. Zachary had a gentle spirit and a kind heart and he loved his Mama above all else. He is survived by parents Candace Tabor Amato of Tampa, FL. formerly of Marion, KY. and David Gentry of Dixon, KY; a brother Vincent Amato of Tampa, FL. ; multiple step-siblings; maternal grandparents, Charles and Judy Tabor of Marion, KY; paternal grandfather Ron Gentry of Seminole, FL. and Zachary’s favorite uncle, Jeremy Tabor of Frances, KY. Zachary had a very large extended family and network of close friends and confidantes. Zachary was preceded in death by his grandmother Brenda Blue. A memorial service to honor his life will be held at Frances Community Church in Frances Kentucky at 1pm on Saturday May 27, 2017.