John P. Bennett, aged 54 years, died Tuesday morning, April the 14th, at two o'clock, at the home of his sister, Mrs. Ova Johnson, near Flintville. The deceased had been in bad health for several years. The funeral services were conducted by Reverend Copeland. Burial was at Gum Springs Cemetery. Mr. Bennett is survived by two sisters; Mrs. Ova Johnson, with whom he made his home and Mrs. Kate Byrum; three brothers, A. L. and Amos Bennett, all of Flintville, and Larkin Bennett, of Texas.
Source: Lincoln County News Fayetteville, Tennessee April 16, 1936