Lieutenant Ralph Byron Bentley

Lieutenant Ralph Byron Bentley

Heflin Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Saturday, July 3, 1982

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Ralph Byron Bentley

Lieutenant Ralph Bentley was struck and killed by a truck while working an accident scene on US Highway 78, at mile post 181.

No charges were filed against the truck driver.

Lieutenant Bentley had served with the Heflin Police Department for seven years. He was survived by his wife and three sons.

Bio

  • Age 36
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 205

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle

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Hey Dad I have to say that today makes 39 years ago that you went to be with the Lord. We are so much a like in looks, character, and beliefs. The reflections over the year signify you are not forgotten and that you will be my hero. I am so thankful for the legacy you left. God has blessed me knowing that you have had a great impact on others.

Son Bryan R. Bentley
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July 3, 2021

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