|Birth: ||Sep. 27, 1921|
|Death: ||Oct. 15, 2006|
Mrs. Evelyn Hendry Bennett, 85, passed away late Sunday evening, October 15, 2006, in Miami, Florida.
Born in Pierce County on September 27, 1921, she had lived in Miami for many years before moving back to Blackshear after the death of her husband, Samuel A. Bennett. Mrs. Bennett lived in Blackshear for ten years before moving back to Miami to be near her children. She was a housewife and was of the Methodist faith. In addition to her husband, Mrs. Bennett was also preceded in death by her parents, A. I. & Vera James Hendry; two sisters, Mrs. Doris Cauthen and Mrs. Gertrude Kaiser and a brother, Mr. Jim Hendry.
Survivors are two sons, Paul Bennett of Miami and Wayne Bennett of Haverhill, MA; a brother, Robert Hendry of Jacksonville, FL; four grandchildren, Jennifer Flores, Andrew Bennett, Toley Bennett and Wyatt Bennett; 4 great grandchildren, a sister in law Ruth Hendry of Blackshear and several nieces, nephews & other relatives.
Funeral services for Mrs. Bennett will be held Thursday morning, October 19, 2006 at 11:00 o'clock from the Pearson-Treadwell Chapel.
Interment will be in the Blackshear Cemetery.
Visitation for Mrs. Bennett will be held one hour prior to the service.
The family will receive friends at the residence of Mrs. Hendry's nephew David Hendry at 139 Heritage Circle Blackshear.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing our online register at www.pearsontreadwell.com.
Alfred Iverson Hendry (1877 - 1961)
Vera James Hendry (1892 - 1963)
Doris Lee Hendry Cauthen (1909 - 1984)*
James Bradley Hendry (1919 - 1989)*
Evelyn Hendry Bennett (1921 - 2006)
Loving Mother And Grandmother
Beloved wife of Samuel A. Bennett
Note: She rests beside her parents.
Blackshear City Cemetery
Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
Record added: Oct 21, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16269955