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Thomas Mills Bennett
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Birth: Nov. 6, 1865
Georgia, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1949
Ware County
Georgia, USA

Thomas M. Bennett married Alice Hargraves 04 Aug 1888; Minnie Simmons on 04 Apr 1905.

Known children from the first marriage are Charles Mills, Wllliam Thomas, Addie Elizabeth (O'Berry) and Maggie M; second marriage are Argent Leigh (Mercer), Marvin Sylvester, James Thomas, Earlie David, Annie Belle (Spikes), Laura B. (Carter), and Elmer.

(Published: Waycross Journal-Herald (GA) – Saturday, October 29, 1949)

Thomas M. Bennett, 83, died at his residence in Millwood Friday afternoon.
He is survived by his wife, the Miss Minnie Sirmans, three sons, Willie T. Bennett, Elmer Bennett and Marvin Bennett all of Millwood; five daughters, Mrs. Charlie Sirmans, East Point, Mrs. Addie O’Berry, Manor, Mrs. Marvin Mercer, Millwood, Miss Annie Bennett and Miss Laura Bennett, both of Millwood; three brothers, Walter Bennett, Pearson, Lewis Bennett and Cicero Bennett, both of Waycross; four sisters, Mrs. Serena Murray, Pearson; Mrs. Lizzie Herrin, Mrs. Cleve Murray and Mrs. Mary Cook all of Millwood; 24 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were to be held this afternoon at 3 o’clock at the graveside in Hargraves cemetery near Millwood.
Mincy Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Published: Waycross Journal-Herald (GA) - Monday, October 31, 1949, back page.

Final rites for Thomas M. Bennett, who died in Millwood Friday were held Saturday afternoon at 3 o'clock at the graveside in Hargraves Cemetery with the Rev. Roy Gaskins of Nashville officiating.

Pallbearers were Elias Bennett, Monroe Bennett, LeRoy Bennett, George Bennett, Richard Bennett, and Aggie Bennett.

Mincy Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Georgia Death Index
Name: Thomas M. Bennett
Death Date: 28 Oct 1949
County of Death: Ware
Gender: M Race: W
Age: 84 years
County of Residence: Ware
Certificate: 22837

The grave site of Maggie M. is not know to this researcher.
Family links: 
  James Cicero Licurgus Bennett (1841 - 1930)
  Matilda Catherine Beverly Bennett (____ - 1910)
  Alice Elizabeth Hargraves Bennett (1870 - 1901)
  Minnie E. Simmons Bennett (1884 - 1968)*
  Charles M. Bennett (1889 - 1909)*
  William Thomas Bennett (1891 - 1970)*
  Addie Elizabeth Bennett O'Berry (1894 - 1966)*
  Argent Lee Bennett Mercer (1906 - 1994)*
  Marvin Sylvester Bennett (1909 - 1983)*
  James Thomas Bennett (1911 - 1928)*
  Earlie David Bennett (1914 - 1946)*
  Annie Bell Bennett Spikes (1916 - 2009)*
  Laura Bell Bennett Carter (1918 - ____)*
  Elmer Bennett (1921 - 1970)*
  Tabitha Bennett*
  Laura Bennett*
  Richard Bennett (1861 - 1905)*
  William Benjamin Bennett (1862 - 1939)*
  Thomas Mills Bennett (1865 - 1949)
  Walter Lee Bennett (1867 - 1952)*
  James Cicero Bennett (1870 - 1938)*
  Fannie Elizabeth Bennett Herrin (1871 - 1961)*
  Serena Catherine Bennett Murray (1872 - ____)*
  Joseph Oscar Bennett (1874 - 1932)*
  Mary Jane Bennett Simmons (1876 - 1959)*
  Lovie D. Bennett Corbett (1877 - 1914)*
  Joseph Lewis Bennett (1879 - 1957)*
  Roenea Bennett Murray (1883 - 1968)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Surveyed 2004 by Betty Hargraves Miakinkoff; 2011 by Jerry Van Herrin.
Hargraves Cemetery
Ware County
Georgia, USA
Created by: Miss Charlie
Record added: Jan 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46879231
Thomas Mills Bennett
Added by: Jerry Van Herrin
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