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David Leon Bennett
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Birth: Oct. 3, 1869
Death: Jun. 4, 1936
Millwood
Ware County
Georgia, USA

David Leon was the son of David M. Bennett and Elizabeth Hargraves; husband of Narcissus L. Gillis, married on 15 May 1895. He was the father of known children Elizabeth Lucinda (Leggett), Linnie Nancy (Kinnon), David Arthur, Florie, Williford Leon, "Doll" Benjamin, Gracie Pearl (Thomas), and Ethel (Herrin).

OBITUARY
Published: Waycross Journal-Herald (GA) - Thursday, June 4, 1936, page 8.

David Leon Bennett, 68, resident of Mt. Green section of the Millwood District, died early this morning at his home after a lingering illness. He was a prominent farmer of the Millwood precinct.

He is survived by his widow, four sons, Dave Bennett of Blackshear, Floyd Bennett of Fairfax, Willford Bennett of Millwood and Dol Bennett of Millwood; three daughters, Mrs. L. W. Kinnon of Alapaha, Mrs. Ethel Herrin of Millwood, and Miss Grace Bennett of Millwood, also a sister, Mrs. A. Morgan of Fairfax.

Funeral Services will be held Friday morning at Hargreaves Church at Millwood, with burial at Hargreaves Cemetery.

Mincy Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Narcissus Gillis Bennett (1878 - 1940)*
 
 Children:
  Lucinda Bennett Leggett (1896 - 1921)*
  Linnie Lee Nancy Bennett Kinnon (1898 - 1971)*
  David Arthur Bennett (1899 - 1951)*
  Ethel Bennett Herrin (1902 - 1983)*
  Florie Bennett (1908 - 1908)*
  Williford Leon Bennett (1909 - 1975)*
  Doll Benjamin Bennett (1914 - 1972)*
  Gracie Pearl Bennett Thomas (1920 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Single Stone (hand inscribed)
David E. Bennett
Born Oct 3 1869
Died June 4 1936
"gone but not forgoten"

Bennett Double Stone:
"Father"
David Leon
 
Note: Surveyed 2002-2004 by Betty Hargraves Miakinkoff; 2011 by Jerry Van Herrin.
 
Burial:
Hargraves Cemetery
Millwood
Ware County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Miss Charlie
Record added: Jan 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24214143
David Leon Bennett
Added by: Jerry Van Herrin
 
David Leon Bennett
Added by: Jerry Van Herrin
 
 
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