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Bennie Ray Landers
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1909
Lamar County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 1976
Lamar County
Texas, USA

THE PARIS NEWS, Bennie Ray Landers of 817 N. W. 1st died at 3 p.m. Wednesday, December 29, 1976 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Paris, Texas. Funeral services will be at 4 p.m. Friday, at the Leverett and Steele Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Evergreen Cemetery. The family will receive friends 7 - 8:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Mr. Landers was born September 25, 1909, in Lamar County, a son of the late Joseph Sim Landers and Maude Evaline Sims. He married Martha Jo Spangler on February 16, 1955, in Hugo, Oklahoma. He had lived all his life in Lamar County and was a plumber. He was a veteran of World War II, having served in the United States Army. He was a Baptist. Survivors include his wife of Paris; four sons, Fred Wayne Landers of Fort Worth, and Danny Landers, Gary Landers and Bennie Landers, all of Paris; two step sons, Larry and Jerry Spangler, both of Paris; three daughters, Mrs. Don (Inell) Hull of Irving, Mrs Kenneth (Dorothy) Hughes of Paris and Miss Brenda Landers, also of Paris; three step-daughters, Mrs. Jim (Glenda) Cunny of Paris, Mrs Merl Johnson and Mrs. Billie Jean Elliott both of Corpus Christi; one sister, Mrs. Johnny Hope of Los Angeles, California; 13 grandchildren; one great-grandson; and one niece.'
Family links: 
  Joseph Sim Landers (1884 - 1951)
  Maude Evaline Sims Hanson (1888 - 1968)
  Juanita Blanche Bowman (1909 - 1959)*
  Martha Jo Spangler Landers (1930 - 1982)*
  Gloria Inell Landers Hull (1935 - 2012)*
  Fred Wayne Landers (1937 - 2008)*
  Linda Jo Landers (1941 - 1941)*
  Janice Lee Landers (1942 - 1942)*
  Kenneth Ray Landers (1958 - 1961)*
  Brenda Kay Landers Dibble (1960 - 1998)*
  Nellie Mae Landers (1908 - 1924)*
  Bennie Ray Landers (1909 - 1976)
  Neal Landers (1911 - 1924)*
*Calculated relationship
Tombstone is inscribed, 'Tec 5 US Army WWII.'
Evergreen Cemetery
Lamar County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Dorothy Landers Fisher
Originally Created by: Ken Spangler
Record added: Mar 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25258244
Bennie Ray Landers
Added by: William/Bridget Domengeaux, Genealogical Research
Bennie Ray Landers
Added by: Dorothy Landers Fisher
Bennie Ray Landers
Added by: Dorothy Landers Fisher
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