Donald Carroll Bentley

April 19, 1930January 9, 2013

Obituary for: Donald Carroll Bentley, age 82, of Russellville, passed away on Tuesday, January 8, 2013. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He was preceded in death by his wife, Juanita Bentley; son, Donald Carroll Bentley Jr.; parents, David Louis and Mamie Ruth Bentley; and brothers, Eskell and David Bentley. Survivors include his daughter, Constance Bentley of Maryland; grandchildren, Troy Bentley and Steven Link; six great-grandchildren; sister, Sarah Cody of Maryland; brother, Billy Mack Bentley of Maryland; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 11, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. in the chapel of Stubblefield Funeral Home with Rev. Betty Shirley officiating. Family and friends will meet at 12:45 p.m. on Saturday in Hamblen Memory Gardens for a 1:00 p.m. military graveside service with VFW Post #5266 conducting military honors. The family will receive friends from 6 – 8:00 p.m. on Friday prior to the services at the funeral home. Stubblefield Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


  • Visitation Friday, January 11, 2013
  • Funeral Service Friday, January 11, 2013
  • Committal Service Saturday, January 12, 2013

Donald Carroll Bentley

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Mannie Bedwell

January 10, 2013

Enjoyed volunteering at Longstreet Museum with Don (and listening to all his wonderful stories and life experiences). He helped so many years at Kindergarten Farm Day by provided horses and anything else that he could. What a great man! He will be missed! His family is in my thoughts and prayers!