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Fred Douglas Bentley, Sr.

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Fred was born on October 15, 1926 and passed away on Thursday, October 3, 2019.

Fred was a resident of Kennesaw, Georgia at the time of passing.

He graduated from Marietta High School andPresbyterian College and received his law degree from Emory University at the age of 23.

He also served in the United States Navy and attended Naval Engineering School.

A private interment will be held at the Gresham Family Cemetery off Shallowford Road in Marietta with the family receiving visitors at Mayes-Ward Dobbins Funeral Home in Marietta on October 25 from 4:30-6:30 pm, with a memorial service to be conducted at Roswell Street Baptist Church in Marietta on October 26, at 2:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations either to Marietta Community Church or the Fred D. Bentley Sr. Scholarship at KSU OCT 25. 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM (EST) Historic Marietta Chapel 180 Church Street NE Marietta, GA, 30060 info@mayeswarddobbins.com https://www.mayeswarddobbins.com OCT 26. 2:00 PM (EST) Roswell Street Baptist Church 774 Roswell Street Marietta, GA, 30060.