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Sunday September 12th, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Funeral Service

Appalachian Funeral Services Chapel, Sylva, NC
Sunday September 12th, 2021
2:00pm

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Dean Bentley

Shirley “Dean” Bentley, 69 of Greer, SC, passed away on Monday, September 6, 2021. Dean was born on August 7, 1952, to the late Georgette Henriette Felicie Gilbert and James Edwin Bentley in Macon County, GA.

Dean enjoyed fishing, karaoke, and taking trips out west with his brothers on ATVs. He was a member of Motlow Creek Baptist Church in Campobello, SC.

Dean is survived by his fiancée, Beverly Ann Siggers of Greer, SC; daughters, Brandi Ford Johnson of Greer, SC, April Denise Whitney of Easley, SC, Deana Jean Chappell of Easley, SC, and Amber Lee Bentley of Greer, SC; son, Travis Joshua Elmore of Campobello, SC. Eleven grandchildren, one on the way, and four great grandchildren also survive.

In addition to his parents, Dean is preceded in death by his brother Ransey Ray Bentley Sr.

A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00pm on Sunday, September 12, 2021 in the chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services. Preacher Terry Rainey will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Hamburg Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 1:00-2:00pm prior to the service at the funeral home.

Appalachian Funeral Service is serving the Bentley family.


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Faedra Sep 12 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dean Bentley

Faedra Sep 12 2021 12:00 AM

Praying for this family. We are sure going to miss Dean at Motlow Creek Baptist church. He was a dear friend and faithful brother. Always had a friendly smile and ready to talk about racing.

Kevin Scruggs Sep 12 2021 12:00 AM

Larry Loftis Sep 10 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dean Bentley

Larry Loftis Sep 10 2021 12:00 AM

Carol Duncan Sep 10 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dean Bentley

Carol Duncan Sep 10 2021 12:00 AM

To Anne: so sorry you losing Dean, know you are in my thoughts and prayers. I am here for you. My condolences to Deans children and family. With love from Sandra Thornton

Sandra Thornton Sep 10 2021 12:00 AM

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