Born 5-19-1916 -- Died 10-10-2002
Mart Frances Bentley, 86, daughter of the late Samuel H. East and Amelia Sullivan East was born May 19, 1916, in Lawrence County, Ark., and died Oct. 10, 2002, in Pocahontas, Ark. She was married to Glenn Floyd Bentley, who preceded her in death May of 1974. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors are one sister, Lucille Buffum of Pocahontas; one step-son, Darrell Bentley of Salem, Mo.; one step-granddaughter, Angela Dawn Bentley of Mammoth Spring; and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one brother, and three sisters.
Services were Oct. 13 at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer with Rev. Nelson Henderson officiating. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery at Mammoth Spring with arrangements under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer.