Visitation will be held on Monday, June 23, 2014, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Walker Memory Gardens. Father Ray Keiser will officiate.
He is survived by his son, Nathan Keith Bennett (LeAnne) of Jasper; daughter, Bettie Karenlyn Bishop of Jasper; grandchildren, Crimson Leigh Bennett of Jasper, and Lily Paige Bishop of Jasper; niece, Nancy Currie (John) of Panama City, Florida; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 51 years, Yolanda E. Bennett; son-in-law, Gregory Allen Bishop; parents, Roy C. and Norma Bennett; brothers, Charles Bennett, Jimmy Bennett, Duke Bennett and Dempsey Bennett; and sisters, Bettie Knight and Linda Williams.
Pallbearers will be Gerald Williams, Brooks Williams, Don Jones, Donald Bobbitt, Michael McCain, Joe Turner and Craig Ferrell.
Kilgore-Green Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5533