Obituaries - July 23, 2008

Laura E. Buckalew Bentley

Laura E. Buckalew Bentley, of Hampton, passed away July 21, 2008. She was a flight attendant for AirTran Airways.

A memorial service will be held Thursday, July 24, 2008 at 1 p.m., at St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 135 Antioch Road, Fayetteville, Ga., (770-461-0492), with Father Karl Duggan, officiating. She is survived by her husband, Dow Bentley, of Hampton; sons, John Justin Bentley, of Mt. Airy, Ga., and Michael Jordan Bentley, of Jackson, Ga.; mother, Edith Buckalew, of McDonough; brothers, Robert Buckalew, Paul Buckalew, Chris Buckalew, Jason Buckalew and Adam Buckalew; sisters, Sally Peek and Dana Sherlock.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, Tenn., 38105, in Laura's memory. Funeral arrangements are in the care of Horis A. Ward Tara Chapel, 681 North Ave., Jonesboro, Ga., 30236, (770) 471-7171.