Bentley, Joanne Smith,86. Joanne died on January 7, 2017 in Louisville KY after a brief illness. She was born on October 15, 1930 in Louisville KY. Joanne graduated from Shawnee High School, Louisville KY. Joanne's life was more than can be summed up in a few sentences. She was the great example of a wife, mother, daughter, and friend. A long-time member of Beargrass Christian Church. Joanne is survived by her husband of 64 years Malcolm Bentley; brother Mack Smith; two children Perry Bentley (Kristen) and Amy Bentley Hall (David); six grandchildren Joshua Bentley (Megan), Kathryn Bentley Fetter (Joey), Jack Bentley (Katie), Jordan Hall, Ethan Hall, Jasmine Bentley; one great-grandson Oliver Malcom Fetter. Funeral service will be Thursday 11 am at Beargrass Christian Church, 4100 Shelbyville Road, with burial the follow Friday in Fordsville, KY. Visitation will be held 4 pm - 7 pm Wednesday at Pearson's, 149 Breckenridge Lane, and 10 am Thursday until the time of service at Church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Beargrass Christian Church in her memory.