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Henry ‘Axle’ Bentley III buried at Payne Gap

Funeral services for Henry “Axle” Bentley III, 34, of Goose Creek, were held February 19 at Carty Funeral Home in Jenkins. Burial was in the Laurel Fork Cemetery at Payne Gap.

A son of Katrina Walker of McRoberts and Henry Bentley, Jr. of Jenkins, he died February 14 in Bessemer, Ala. He was preceded in death by a grandmother, Velma Sue Rose.

Mr. Bentley loved his career as a coal miner.

Surviving in addition to his parents are his stepfather, John Walker; his grandparents, Larry Aice and Margaret Rose of Payne Gap, and Henry and Brenda Bentley of Payne Gap; two sisters, Christy Walker-Boni and husband Chris of Richmond, and Tessa Mullins and husband Kent of Big Stone Gap, Va.; two daughters, Madison Bentley of McRoberts, and Raelynn Hope Bentley of Jenkins; a brother, Phillip Hughes and wife Megan and Seco; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

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