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Walter Lewis Bennett
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Birth: Jul. 7, 1938
Death: Aug. 21, 2006

Obituary: Walter L. Bennett

Walter Lewis "Tater" Bennett, 68, of Pointview Lane, Lincolnton, passed away Monday, August 21, 2006.

He was born in West Virginia July 7, 1938, the son of the late William O. Bennett and Mary E. Norman Bennett. He was retired from Carolina Freight and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Mr.Bennett was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church in Cherryville.

Survivors include his wife of forty-five years, Betty Short Bennett of the home; a son, Walter Bennett, II, and wife Jenny of Lincolnton; three daughters, Lisa Jenkins and husband Bob of Taylorsville, Angela Hill and husband Robert of Raleigh, and Wanda Bennett of Lincolnton; two sisters, Charlotte Mahan of Douglasville, Ga., and Carlene Deneen of California; and seven grandchildren, Hayley Dellinger of the home, Joshua and Meredith Hill of Raleigh, Jacob and Gavin Bennett, and Dustin and Alan Crowder.

Funeral services will be conducted Thursday morning, August 24, 2006, at 11:00 a.m. at Hope Baptist Church with burial to follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery. The body will lie in state thirty minutes prior to the funeral service.

Warlick Funeral Home of Lincolnton is serving the Bennett family.
Family links: 
  William Oren Bennett (1908 - 1983)
  Mary Catherine Norman Thomas (1914 - 1969)
  Betty Short Bennett (1937 - 2012)*
  Charlotte Louise Bennett Mahan (1934 - 2013)*
  Carlene Rae Bennett Deneen (1935 - 2009)*
  Walter Lewis Bennett (1938 - 2006)
  Evelyn Virginia Bennett Jones (1939 - 2002)*
*Calculated relationship
Forest Lawn Cemetery and Mausoleum
Lincoln County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: pdeneen
Record added: Sep 04, 2010
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Walter Lewis Bennett
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Walter Lewis Bennett
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Thanks for serving our Country Dad! I miss you dearly and wish you were here. May you continue to rest in peace! All my love.
- abhill
 Added: May. 30, 2013
Rest in Peace Uncle Tator
- pdeneen
 Added: Sep. 4, 2010

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