Alice Ann <I>Higgins</I> Bentley

Photo added by Dennis Alan Deel

Alice Ann Higgins Bentley

  • Birth 26 Jan 1935 Gorman, Eastland County, Texas, USA
  • Death 14 Jun 2006 Big Spring, Howard County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Big Spring, Howard County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 82402691

Alice Higgins Bentley, 71, of Big Spring, died on Wednesday, June 14, 2006, in a local hospital. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 PM Friday, June 16, 2006 at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with Rev. Dennis Teeters, pastor of First Baptist Church, officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.

She was born on January 26, 1935, in Gorman, Texas and married Harold Bentley on November 28, 1956 in Lovington, New Mexico.

Alice moved to Big Spring in 1952.

She was a hairdresser in Big Spring for 32 years and was a member of the Hairdressers Association until it disbanded. She enjoyed learning new hairstyles and then teaching them to new hairstylists.

Alice enjoyed dollmaking, sewing and especially enjoyed her work.

She was a member of First Baptist Church and a member of Western Drifters RV Club. After retiring in 1985 they spent the next 12 years traveling for about 6 months out of each year.

Survivors include her husband, Harold Bentley of Big Spring; two sons and daughters-in-law, David and Karen Bentley of Austin and Robert and Cheryll Bentley of Los Angeles, California; one granddaughter, Molly Bentley and a very special friend, Kathy Caudill.

The family suggests memorials be made to a favorite charity.

Arrangements under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.

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  • Created by: Dennis Alan Deel
  • Added: 26 Dec 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 82402691
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alice Ann Higgins Bentley (26 Jan 1935–14 Jun 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 82402691, citing Trinity Memorial Park, Big Spring, Howard County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Dennis Alan Deel (contributor 46590424) .