Mr. John Rile Bentley, III, age 47 of Covington passed away May 23, 2012 at his residence. He was born September 24, 1964 to his father John Rile Bentley, Jr who survives him and his mother Ruth Elkins Bentley who preceded him in death. Mr. Bentley Enjoyed watching NASCAR races and shooting guns he was also an avid reader of Western novels.
Mr. Bentley is survived by his father, Mr. John R. Bentley, Jr. of Covington, his sister and her longtime boyfriend June Bentley Smith and Tripp Davis of Murphy, NC, his girlfriend, Theresa C. Mills of Covington, nephews Jamey and Lori Smith and Jeremy Smith along with great nephew and nieces; Rebecca and Pate Smith and Audrey Evans.
Funeral services for Mr. Bentley will be held at 11 O’clock Friday, May 25, 2012 at Covington Mill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at J.C. Harwell and Son Funeral Home from 6pm until 8pm on Thursday, May 24, 2012. J.C. Harwell & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Chapel, 2157 East Street SE, Covington, GA 30014 is in charge of arrangements. www.harwellfuneralhome.com