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Virginia W Bennett Bates
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Birth: Dec. 28, 1930
Smith County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun. 7, 2013

Age 82 of Joelton, passed away June 7, 2013.

Mrs. Bates was born December 28, 1930 in Smith County, TN to Dewey B. and Bessie Bellar Bennett. She was a long-time member of the Church of God and read her bible daily. In her earlier years, she enjoyed camping, flowers, gardening and canning. She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers and two sisters.

Interment in Hermitage Memorial Gardens.

Abridged from obituary published in The Tennessean on 8 Jun 2013.


1940 Census, taken 15 Apr 1940, has Dewey Bennett, 41, farmer, married to Bessie, 39, living in 9th Civil District, Smith County, TN. Children are: Louise, f, 19; Milton, m, 17, farm laborer; Loreen, f, 15; Dewey Jr, m, 13; Catherine, f, 11; Virginia, f, 9; Billie, m, 7; and Kenneth, m, 1.

Tennessee Marriage Records have John Bates, 41, married Virginia Bennett, 17, both from Carthage, Smith County, TN, on 1 Nov 1946 in Smith County. Next of kin for bride is Dewey Bennett from Carthage, TN.

US Social Security Death Index has Virginia W Bates, born 29 Dec 1930, died 7 Jun 2013.

Family links: 
  Dewey B. Bennett (1896 - 1965)
  Bessie I. Bennett (1900 - 1986)
  Virginia W Bennett Bates (1930 - 2013)
  Infant Daughter Bennett (1936 - 1936)*
*Calculated relationship
Hermitage Memorial Gardens
Old Hickory
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: Ron Johnson
Record added: Jun 08, 2013
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