Funeral services for Cora Stone Bentley, 99, were held March 18 in Jenkins. Burial was in the Stone Cemetery in Dickenson County, Virginia.
Born in Dickenson County to the late Kenos and Elizabeth Fleming Stone, she was one of 12 children. She died March 14.
She was a founding member of the Peaks Branch Christian Missionary Alliance Church, and would have been 100 years old at her next birthday, April 29.
Surviving are two sons, James Bentley and wife Peggy, and Kenneth Bentley and wife Selma; four grandchildren, Debby Bentley Brown and husband Corby, Kelly Bentley Dzuba and husband Eldon, Dr. Joseph Bentley and Charles Allen Bentley; three great-grandchildren, Corey Bentley Brown, Christopher Brown and Kennedy Bentley Dzuba; a sister, Jettie Stone Baker; a brother, Lawrence Stone; and a sister-in-law Irene Mooney Stone.