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James Thomas Bentley
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Birth: Jun. 5, 1875
Hunt County
Texas, USA
Death: 1958
Dallas County
Texas, USA

"Gospel Preachers Who Blazed The Trail"
Thanks to Scott Harp for this link.

Father: John Henry Bentley
Marriage: 16 JUN 1895 Georgetown, Williamson, Texas
1. Jerome Kearby (J.K.) Bentley
Birth: 16 JUL 1896
Death: 27 JUN 1986 , Travis, Texas
2. Mable Bentley Jones (buried at Laurel Land)
Death: 1968 Wichita, , Falls, Texas
3. Alma Juanita Bentley Page
Death: 1953 Quanah, Hardeman, Texas
4. Ruth Bentley
Death: 1933 Quanah, Hardeman, Texas
5. Ida Bera Bentley Cox
6. Averill Trott Bentley
7. Luther Bentley
8. Virgil T. Bentley
His children were: J.K., who preached for more than sixty years and now (1977) lives in the Christian Care Center in Dallas, with his wife who is in very poor health; John Wordy and Cody Ross, both of whom are dead; Mable, who married Perch Jones; Ida Bera, who married Leonard Cox and is the only daughter still (1977) living (she lives in Amarillo); Alma Juanita, who married Lee Page; Ruth who died before marriage; Averill Trott, of Houston; Luther and Virgil T. are still living. Virgil is the director of the Christian Care Center, and has spent his life preaching the gospel. All the children became Christians, with the oldest and youngest becoming gospel preachers. His first wife died on October 8, 1946 in Dallas, and sleeps in Laurel Land cemetery in that city. About two years later he was married to Mrs. Ethel Rosenquist, of Dallas.

Family links: 
  Johnnie Anna Green Bentley (1876 - 1946)*
  Jerome Kearby Bentley (1896 - 1986)*
  Jerome Kearby Bentley (1896 - 1986)*
  Juanita Alma Bentley Page (1910 - 1955)*
  Juanita M Bentley Jones (1915 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Laurel Land Memorial Park
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 11, Lot 14, Spaces 3,4
Created by: J Vogel
Record added: Nov 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44645173
James Thomas Bentley
Added by: Scott Harp
James Thomas Bentley
Added by: J Vogel
James Thomas Bentley
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- Searchers of our Past
 Added: Dec. 29, 2012
May the Gospel story continue to be told. Rest in peace.
- J Vogel
 Added: Dec. 24, 2009

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