|Birth: ||Dec. 11, 1930|
|Death: ||Mar. 31, 2013|
Mrs. Ann Tuten Bennett, age 82, of Blackshear, died Sunday afternoon (3-31-13) at the Mayo Clinic Health System in Waycross following a short illness.
A lifelong resident of Blackshear, Mrs. Bennett was born December 11, 1930 to the Late Omer and Susie Richardson Tuten. She was a devoted wife and loving mother and grandmother, and was a member of First Baptist Church of Blackshear.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband J.E. Bennett. Jr.
Mrs. Bennett is survived by two daughters: Gail Mattox (husband Shelby) and Susan Beckner (husband Randy) and two sons: James Bennett (wife Brenda)and Rodney Bennett (wife Rhonda), all of Blackshear; 5 grandchildren: Marcie Claas (husband Eric) of Franklin, TN, Scott Mattox of Jesup, Kyle Bennett of Fort Campbell, KY, Gina Walker (husband Warren) of Blackshear, and Ellie Kay Bennett of Blackshear; 2 great grandchildren: Landon and Nicholas Claas of Franklin, TN and another great grandchild expected in October; her sister: Pinkie Bell (husband Walt) of Blackshear; her brother: Marion Tuten (wife Jeanelle) of Alma; and several nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
A funeral service will take place Wednesday at 2 PM at First Baptist Church in Blackshear. Burial will follow in Ramah Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6-8 PM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Baptist Church of Blackshear or to Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, 1 Billy Graham Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28201-0001.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.hartfh.com
Hart Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.
Omer William Tuten (1901 - 1984)
Susie Richardson Tuten (1905 - 1978)
James Ehrlich Bennett (1926 - 2004)
Elizabeth Ann Tuten Bennett (1930 - 2013)
Dorothy Sue Tuten Bell (1935 - 2014)*
Wed October 30, 1948
James, Gail, Susan, Rodney
Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
Record added: May 12, 2011
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