Bobbi Joan Bennett
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Bobbi Joan Bennett, 68, of Sumiton, went home to be with Jesus on Tuesday, July 30, 2013, at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Birmingham.

Funeral services will be Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Dora Church of God. She will be laid to rest in the New Horizon Memorial Gardens following the services. Pastors Randy Beck and Dale Horton will officiate. Visitation will be Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the church.

She was a member of Dora Church of God.

Preceding her in death were her parents, David Chester “Jack” Ragsdale and Lucille Tavel Ragsdale; son, Jayssen Dewayne Bennett; and best friend, Ethel Horton.

Survivors include her husband, Jim Bennett of Sumiton; son, Mark Lance Bennett and his wife, Rachel Rae Bennett of Benton, Ill.; her princess granddaughter, Chloe Rae Bennett of Benton, Ill.; siblings, Naomi Gibson of Sumiton, Wayne Ragsdale and his wife, Bobbie Ann, of Sumiton, Janice Harrison and her husband, Joe, of Empire, and Roger Ragsdale and his wife, Dena, of Corner; closest friends, Jimmy and Earlene Scurlock of Sumiton and Ray and Connie Morris of Benton, Ill.; special little buddy, Mathew “Mattie” Morris of Benton, Ill.; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

The family would like to express special thanks to the staff at DaVita Dialysis Clinic in Jasper for being our family during dialysis for the past 10 years.

“I can do all things through Christ which strengthens me.” — Phillippians 4:13

You may sign an online register and express private condolence to the family at

Bell Funeral Home, Sumiton; 205-648-6611