Brandi Dawn Bentley Obituary

September 7, 1970 ~ November 9, 2023

53 Years Old


Graveside service for Brandi Bentley, 53, of Nacogdoches, will be held at 2:00pm on Thursday, November 16, 2023 at Sunset Memorial Park in Nacogdoches.  A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5-7pm on Wednesday, November 15, 2023 at Laird Funeral Home.

Brandi Dawn Bentley was born on September 7th, 1970, in El Paso, Texas, and passed away peacefully in her home on November 9th, 2023, at the age of 53. She married her husband Roy James Bentley Jr on August 21, 1993.

She loved the beach and riding her golf cart around no matter what the weather was like.  She loved holidays and especially loved the grinch.  She loved watching hallmark holiday shows, always dreaming of those beautiful hallmark towns.  She loved traveling to many different places and especially loved cruises.  She was the most thoughtful, caring person and always thought ahead for everything.  She enjoyed fishing and couldn’t wait to move out to the lake after she retired.  She loved spending time with her family, cooking holiday suppers, spoiling everyone and especially loved spoiling her grandpup Bella.

She is survived by her loving husband and best friend of 31 years, Roy James Bentley Jr.; daughters, Kaeli Bentley and Tessa Bentley; sister, Christal Rodrigues; sisters-in-law, Chandi Ainsworth & husband Clay, and Melissa Jared & husband Jamie; brother-in-law, Michael Bentley & wife Lisa; nieces and nephews, Desmon Rodrigues, Cierra Rodrigues, Chelbi Kendrick, Jordan Cates, Trevor Jared and Carli Jared ; as well as numerous other loved family and friends.

She was preceded in death by parents, Johnny & Peggy Rodrigues and father-in-law Roy James Bentley Sr., mother-in-law, Linda Lou Bouck Bentley and paternal and maternal grandparents.

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