Whitesburg KY

Bentley rites held

Denver Lee ‘Peanut’ Bentley, 63, died October 30 at his home at Jackhorn.

Born at Etty to the late Walter and Rhonda Johnson Bentley, he was a brother of the late Walter ‘Bloss’ Bentley, Edd Bentley, and Diane Sue Bentley McFall.

He was retired from the Letcher County Board of Education after working 27 years as a janitor.

Surviving are his wife Irene Adams Bentley; two daughters, Stephanie Bentley and Melanie Bentley, both of Jackhorn; two brothers, Denzil Bentley and Lester Bentley, both of Jackhorn; two grandchildren, Denver Shane Bentley and Haley Sierra Cheyenne Bentley; and friends Paul Fleming Jr., Delmar Isaac, and Jason Taylor.

Funeral services were held yesterday (Tuesday), November 2, at the Church of God in Fleming-Neon. Burial was in Haven of Rest Cemetery in Whitesburg.

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