Tom DotyTimes Columnist
February 14, 2013
Roxana Jones Bentley, age 76, of Grethel, widow of the late Claude Bentley, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at Riverview Healthcare, in Prestonsburg.
She was born August 2, 1936, at Grethel, a daughter of the late James Mattison and Lona Bell Hall Jones.
Roxana is survived by three daughters, Denise Stewart, of Lexington, Lucia Ann Hamilton, of Harold, and Stefanie Lynn Bentley, of Stanville; two sisters, Jeanette Trott, of Columbus, Ohio, and Fostella Mitchell, of Beaver; four grandchildren, Lyndsay Weihe, Jenna Yoder, Brenton Hamilton, and Mason Vance; and two great grandchildren, Tatum Weihe and Sophie Claire Hamilton.
In addition to her husband and parents, Roxana was preceded in death by six brothers, Burnis Jones, Shelby Jones, Dennis (Bob) Jones, Carl Jones, Curt Jones and Dale Jones; two sisters, Clara Hamilton and Mary Helen Daugherty; and a grandson, Chase Hamilton.
Funeral services for Roxana Jones Bentley were held Friday, Feb. 8, in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Nathan Thomas officiating. Burial followed in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, at Ivel.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to be made to the Riverview Resident Christmas Fund in Roxana’s honor.