|Birth: ||Sep. 19, 1919|
|Death: ||Apr. 20, 2004|
WEST MELBOURNE, FL - James M. Bentley, Jr., 84, passed away Tuesday, April 20, 2004 in West Melbourne, FL.
Funeral services will be graveside Saturday at 11AM. in Macon Memorial Park.
Born in Columbus, GA he was a Veteran of the US Army serving during WWII in Europe and served in a civil service capacity in Vietnam. He was a member of the VFW, a lifetime member of Masons and Lions Club international. Mr. Bentley was also a member of the Georgia Sportsmen Federation and was named sportsman of the year in 1958, and was one of the founding members and past commodore of the Macon Motor Boat Cub where he organized the disaster unit. His wife, Wilma Nell (Top) Bentley precedes him in death.
He is survived by a son, James Bentley, III of Milledgeville; daughter, Betty Lynn DeLoach of West Melbourne, FL; six grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren; brother, Albert Bentley of Augusta and a brother-in-law, George McCarty of Greenville, SC.
James Maxwell Bentley (1897 - 1989)
Marion Cordelia Wall Bentley (1899 - 1962)
Wilma Nell Collins Bentley (1922 - 2000)*
U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006
Name: James M Jr Bentley
Service Info.: TEC 3 US ARMY WORLD WAR II
Birth Date: 19 Sep 1919
Death Date: 20 Apr 2004
Cemetery: Macon Memorial Park
Cemetery Address: 3989 Mercer University Drive Macon, GA 31204
Macon Memorial Park
Created by: Jack Johnson
Record added: Oct 01, 2010
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