THOMSON, Ga. - Mr. William A. Bentley, age 75, of Hillcrest Drive, died Friday, August 23, 2002, at University Hospital. Graveside services will be held Saturday, August 24, 2002, 4p.m., at Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens, with Mr. James C. Elder Jr. officiating. Mr. Bentley was a native of Lincoln County but had made his home in Thomson for many years. He was retired as an engineer for Georgia Power Company. He was a Navy veteran of World War II and the Korean Conflict. Mr. Bentley was a past Deacon and member of the First Baptist Church, Thomson. Survivors include, his daughter Mrs. Ray (Beverly) Guy, Thomson; two nieces, Mary Ann Godfrey, Savannah and Claudia Primrose, Augusta; two grandchildren; Ryan and Amber Guy, both of Thomson. Friends may call at the Bentley residence, 703 Hillcrest Drive. Memorials may be made to the Family Ministry Center, First Baptist Church, Thomson, Ga. Curtis Funeral Home.
The Augusta Chronicle August 24, 2002