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Ruby Hicks Bentley
Ruby Hicks Bentley

Ruby Hicks Bentley, of Seaford, died Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015, at the age of 79.

Ruby was a native of Garrett, Kentucky and a Seaford resident since 1964. Ruby retired from Fort Eustis in January 2000 after 33 years of service. She was a member of Seaford Baptist Church. Ruby enjoyed researching her family history and volunteering at York Convalescent Center.

She was preceded in death by her husband Dennis Bentley and son, Richard Bentley.

She is survived by her sisters, Ethel Hunter, of Loveland, Ohio, Ruth Battle (Jim), of Orange Park, Florida and Darlene Palmer (Arnold), of Williamsburg; brothers, Danny Hicks, of Seaford, Bobby Hicks (Cherry), of Clay City, Kentucky and Scotty Hicks (Ellie) and Joe Hicks, both of Lexington, Kentucky; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at Amory Funeral Home. A celebration of Ruby’s life will be held at noon on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, at Seaford Baptist Church with burial to follow at Hampton Memorial Gardens.

Memorial donations may be made to Seaford Baptist Church, 1311 Seaford Road, Seaford, VA 23696.

Please leave online condolences for the family in the comment section below. Arrangements by Amory Funeral Home.

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