Bentley Basil Bayliss, 62, of Frederick County, Virginia died Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at his residence.
Bentley was born in 1954 in Winchester, Virginia, the son of the late Ellis E. and Mary L. Bayliss. He was a graduate of James Wood High School. Bentley was a Supervisor at PacTiv in Winchester. Bentley loved the outdoors, enjoyed his cat, Cowboy, collecting antiques and eating breakfast with his best friend Henry at Papermill Place. But, nothing meant more to Bentley than his family, especially spending time with his grandsons.
Bentley is survived by his children’s mother, Robin Dixon Bayliss of Stephens City, Virginia; son, Eric J. Bayliss and his wife, Renee; sisters, Joan Booth and her husband, Rick; Laura Simmons and her husband, Jim; grandchildren, Collin D. Bayliss, London J. Bayliss, Phoenix L. Bayliss; nieces, Olivia Booth and Emilee Simmons; nephews, Morgan Van Evera, Matthew and Michael Seder; sister-in-law, Deb Bayliss.
Bentley was preceded in death by son, Brian M. Bayliss; sister, Linda Van Evera; and brother, Ellis “Shotsie” E. Bayliss, III.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, July 12, 2016 from 6-8 p.m. at Omps Funeral Home, Amherst Chapel. Interment will be private at Mt. Hebron Cemetery, Winchester, VA.
Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Bentley, to be allocated towards his grandsons’ college education, to Bank of Clarke County, c/o Tammy Cunningham, 202 N. Loudoun Street, Winchester, Virginia 22601.
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