|Birth: ||Jan. 5, 1936|
|Death: ||Aug. 11, 2010|
Billy Jack Bentley, 74, of Brunswick, MO and a former Keytesville, MO resident died on Wednesday, August 11, 2010 at the Boone Hospital in Columbia, MO. Funeral services will be held at the Gibson Funeral Home in Brunswick, MO, Friday, August 13, 2010 at 10:00 A.M. Reverend Ken Tounzen officiating. Visitation will be at the Funeral Home on Thursday, from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. Burial will be in the Asbury Cemetery at Keytesville, MO.
Mr. Bentley was born on January 5, 1936 at Keytesville, MO the son of William and Louella Wright Bentley. He graduated from Keytesville High School in 1954. He was married to Mary Elizabeth "Libby" Littleton on September 21, 1956 at Moberly, MO. Libby survives him at the home.
He was a retired Track Patrolman for the Norfolk & Southern Rail Road. He had also worked for the Wabash and Norfolk & Western Rail Roads. Earlier he operated the Bill and Bill's Phillips 66 Station at Keytesville, MO and he had also been a Truck Driver for the Sommer's Potato Chip Company at Salisbury, MO. He was a member of the Keytesville Baptist Church and had been attending the Brunswick Baptist Church.
He is also survived by one son, Randy Bentley and his wife Becky of Keytesville, MO; one daughter, Connie Dickerson and her husband Brent of Brunswick, MO; two sisters, Wilma Weimer and Willis Leonard both of Keytesville, MO; four granddaughters, Holly Sorensen, Haley Linneman, Emily Elliott and Madison Dickerson and five great-grandsons, Corbin, Cade and Aiden Sorensen and Beau and Eligh Linneman. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Pallbearers will be Brent Sorensen, Matthew Linneman, Jason Elliott, Jimmy Westenkuehler, Clifford Littleton and Chuck Leonard. Honorary Pallbearers will be Grant Hendricks, Norman Bentley, LeRoy Smith and Jr, Bobby and Billy Littleton.
Memorials may be made to: The Asbury Cemetery and may be left at or mailed to, Gibson Funeral Home, 207 W. Broadway, Brunswick, MO 65236.
Obituary courtesy of Gibson Funeral Home
William Bentley (1910 - 1997)
Louella Mae Wright Bentley (1909 - 2004)
Asbury Methodist Cemetery
Created by: C. Coy
Record added: Aug 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57023360
Added: Aug. 13, 2010