Whitesburg KY

Rites held for Opal Bentley

Opal Margaret Bentley, 85, died May 28 at her home in Neon.

A daughter of the late Morgan and Isabell Fleming Bentley, she was also preceded in death by six brothers, Paul Bentley, Hayes Bentley, Clarence Bentley, Bill Bentley, Lloyd Bentley and Carlos Bentley, and a sister, Maywood Bentley.

Ms. Bentley retired after teaching at Hemphill Grade School for more than 25 years. She loved teaching and her students. She also enjoyed working in her flower garden and spending time with her family.

Surviving are a sister, Susie Bentley of Neon, and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services were held June 1 at the Neon Church of Christ. Burial was in the Haven of Rest Cemetery in Mayking.

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