Gabriel Edward Reign Bentley, infant son of Billy Joseph and Eden Marie “Topp” Bentley was born and passed away on February 8, 2019 at Pikeville Medical Center. Gabriel was preceded in death by great-grandfathers: Edward Hurley & Billy Thacker; great-grandmother: Diana Forrister; infant baby O. Bentley; and a great-uncle: Billy Jr. Thacker.
He was born silent into this world, but his little life spoke volumes.
In addition to his parents, surviving family members include: two brothers: Gatlin Lee Leedy & Corbin Joseph Benton Bentley; two sisters: Mia LaShay & Zoee Diana Leedy; maternal great-grandparents: Opal Hurley of Kimper, KY; paternal great-grand parents: Ocie Thacker of Greasy Creek, KY, & Willis (Dixie) Bartley; maternal grandparents: Heather Justice of Pikeville, KY, paternal grandparents: Pam (Frankie) Bartley of Greasy Creek, KY & Billy Joe Bentley of Virgie, Ky; aunts: Abigail Justice & Allena Justice of Pikeville, KY, Whitney Bartley of Pikeville, KY; uncles: Casby Bartley of Greasy Creek, KY, Brandon (Bethanie) Bentley, Travis (Jamie) Bentley, Travis (Keisha) Bartley all of Pikeville, KY; special aunt & uncle: Brian (Jennifer) Hess of Kimper, KY; godmother: Kayla Gooslin; and a host of special cousins.
Private services will take place with burial following in the Hurley Cemetery, Phelps, KY.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Jones & West Funeral Home of Phelps, KY. The guestbook may be signed at www.joneswestfh.com