Martinez, GA – Melanie J. Bentley, age 66, of Martinez, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, December 10, 2022.
Melanie was born May 29, 1956 in Miami, Florida. She was the daughter of the late Joseph D. L. and Linda Lindsay Buckland.
Melanie is survived by a nephew, Stephen J. Buckland of Evans, Georgia.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, David L. Buckland, and her husband, Grady Bentley.
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