Sabrina Noreen Bentley

October 13, 1978 ‒ November 15, 2019

Marion, Ohio

Sabrina Noreen Bentley, of Marion, Ohio, went on to be with the Lord on November 15, 2019.

Sabrina was born October 13, 1978 to Vicki J. Sims (Hutchinson) and the late John L. Griffith. Sabrina was known as Bree by both family and friends. Bree also attended Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church.

She attended Marion Harding High School. Through the years Sabrina has worked at various places including Verizon, Marion Correctional Institution where she served as an Officer for 10 years, and as of late, she has been a Home Health Care Provider. Over the past several years her favorite occupation has been babysitting and caring for Reese, Parker, Delaney and Addy. Her biggest passion was embracing her children’s friends and treating them as if they were her own and showing them a great time. In all, she loved her friends, family, and her pets.

Sabrina is survived by her loving mother, Vicki J. Sims and stepfather, John (Papa) Sims of Marion; the love of her life, Timothy S. Bentley of Marion; her children and her pride and joy, Jaycee M. Bentley of Columbus and Justin S. Bentley of Marion; her mother-in-law, Brenda Cooper (Steve) of Marion; father-in-law, Rick Bentley (Diane) of Green Camp; her brother, Jeromy Hutchinson of Marion; step-brother, Olajuwon Sims (Alexis) of Virginia; half-brothers, Jesse Elsasser, Ben Meachem  of Marion, and Jay Speed of New York. She is also survived by an abundance of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Sabrina was preceded in death by her father, John L. Griffith and her grandmother, Melzenia Hutchinson.

Visitation will be Friday, November 22, 2019 at Snyder Funeral Home, Denzer Chapel (360 East Center St. Marion, OH, 43302). Calling hours will be from 12PM-2PM, service immediately following. Dinner will be served directly after services at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church (475 E. Fairground St Marion OH, 43302).

Memorial donations may be made in Sabrina’s honor to Snyder Funeral Homes.

Snyder Funeral Homes, Denzer Chapel is honored to serve Sabrina’s family.  Online condolences may be expressed by visiting

  • Still hard to soak in that one of my daughters Best Friends in school is gone now. I followed Bree on F.B. and seen she had lots of Love in your heart for everyone around. I know she will be Missed by her Family 😢💔 & Friends . Until you meet again May your kids Mom Family and Friends 🙏 Draw Clow to One Another & Hold tight to your Memories.

  • I thought I would not cry. For the first few days I thought I would hold up muster and strength. Then it hit me in the early hours of Monday morning. The tears started to flow. Now they have flown at least a dozen times. You are going to be sadly, sadly missed. I love you with all my heart.

  • Bree was always the kindest person. Her smile could warm a room. If I ran into her somewhere, we could pick up on conversation like we had just seen each other the day before. All of the loving, heart felt comments that I have seen on Facebook are all true. She really was that person for so many people. Her good heart and kindness touched so many people and made a positive impact on them. Our thoughts and prayers go out to her family during this difficult time.

  • Bree was the sister i have always wanted. She was there for me no matter what it was. She had the biggest heart of anyone I have ever met. The love she had for her children and family was undeniable. I am so bless to have had her in my life. RIP my friend all you worried and frets are laid to rest, you will be forever in my heart.

  • I’ll miss you lots Bree..I wish I would of chatted with you longer the last time I seen you 😔 rest in heaven angel!! My thoughts and prayers are with the family ❤

  • Bree I love you like 1 of my own daughters….this has really broken my heart….I just can not believe you are gone! the lord had so many children up there that he needed a lady like you to take care of them and make them happy….love you my angel….rest in peace my lovely Bree( Momma Vick….) Vicky S Smith

  • I still can not believe you are gone but knowing the last thing we said to one another was I love ❤️ you helps easy my pain I miss you so much found myself picking up my phone to call you and check on you to make plans with you but I know you are with Jesus you where such a huge blessings to me I will miss you forever

  • Sweet, sweet Bree!!! Gone to soon. I will always cherish the memories of your sweet smile and warm hugs. I can’t yet grasp the loss, I am still in shock! You are going to be missed by so many, but rest now in the father’s arms. -Aunt Cher

  • Jeremy, There are no words. I’m so sorry for your loss. Your sister was obviously loved by many and had an enormous impact on everyone she loved. Siblings are so special. I love you J-ro. I hope your tears dry soon so you can celebrate the beautiful life and legacy she created.

  • I am so sorry for your and your family’s loss. May the Lord wrap his arms around you all and fill you with His strength. God bless, my prayers are with you.

  • Jeromy, I am so very sorry for the loss of your sister. She was obviously very special and loved by so many. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Thinking of you all during this time.