Sammie Bentley, age 86, of Cerulean, KY, passed away on Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville, KY. Mr. Sammie Bentley was a member of Cadiz United Methodist Church. He retired as plant maintenance supervisor for Henderson County Schools. He was also the former owner & operator of Bentley Maytag in Cadiz. He was a former member of Cadiz Lions Club. He is survived by his Wife of 64 years Dr. Hilda Bentley, Cerulean, KY, Sons & Daughters In Law Dr. Stephen Bentley, Louisville, KY, Dennis & Angela Bentley, Hillsboro, MO, Jeffrey & Dina Bentley, Cerulean, KY, Daughter & Son In Law Katherine & Jack Kerr, Murray, KY, Sister Geneva Lyles, FL, Several Grandchildren & Several Great Grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his Father Henry Ray Crabtree, Mother Era Dennis Blick, Foster Mother Iva Bentley, Sister Margaret Crabtree, Brothers Bob Bentley, Efford Bentley, John Bentley & Thomas Crabtree.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. -P.O. Box 2050 Cadiz, KY 42211-031 in Cadiz, KY where the family will receive friends after 4:00 PM on Friday, July 12, 2013, Visitation will also be held on Saturday, July 13, 2013 from 10:00 till 11:00 AM at Cadiz United Methodist Church. Funeral Service will be at Cadiz United Methodist Church at 11:00 AM Saturday, July 13, 2013 with the Reverend Scott Wilson & Reverend Jamus Redd officiating. Burial will follow at Cerulean Cemetery in Cerulean, KY. Memorial Contributions can be made to Cadiz United Methodist Church Building Fund, 482 Lakota Drive, Cadiz, KY 42211 KY or to Methodist Homes for Children & Youth 482 Lakota Drive, Cadiz, KY 42211.