Carole Kay (Sims) Bentley

Carole Kay (Sims) Bentley, 79, of Franklin, died Monday, April 24, 2017, at her residence. She was born February 6, 1938, in Rush County, the daughter of Fred B. and Frances D. (Addison) Sims.

Carole is survived by her husband, Robert L. Bentley Jr.; son, Brian Sims Bentley; and twin grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A gathering of friends will be from Noon to 2 p.m., Friday, April 28, 2017, at Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, Frazier Chapel, 124 E. North St. in Morristown. Inurnment will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Asbury Cemetery in Morristown.

Memorial contributions may be made to Riley’s Children Foundation, 30 South Meridian, Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3509, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or Salvation Army Indiana Divisional Headquarters, 3100 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46208.

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