Alice Humphrey Kent
1933 — 2021
Alice Humphrey Kent passed away on December 2, 2021. Alice was born on August 7, 1933 in Greenwood, MS. At the age of five, Alice, her mother, and sister moved to Jackson to live in the beautiful historic home of her grandparents, Dr. and Mrs. John W. Barksdale at 1440 North State Street. Alice enjoyed many happy and influential childhood experiences at Camp DeSoto, a Christian summer camp for girls atop Lookout Mountain in Mentone, AL. Alice was a DeSoto camper, a Chickasaw. She loved the camp songs, simple cabins and nightly campfires. Alice always portrayed the Camp DeSoto spirit of an upbeat "can-do" attitude towards life. After graduating from Central High School in 1951, she attended...