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Mary Edna Weldy Bennett
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Birth: Sep. 12, 1932
Eddy County
New Mexico, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1995
Torrance County
New Mexico, USA

Mary Edna Weldy was born to Joel Warner Weldy and Mary Lee Gertrude (Jergins) Weldy at Carlsbad, Eddy Co., New Mexico.

Mary Edna Weldy married Billy E. Bennett on April 19, 1949, in Portales, Roosevelt Co., New Mexico. They were married 45 years and 11 months at the time of her death from a heart attack.

They had six children together, Carma Leata, Dennis Allan, Cynthia Genese, Freddy Joe, Paula Jeanne, and John Edward.

Mary's parents had other children together. Six of their children lived to adulthood.

Nana Lela (Weldy) Walton (1919 - 1937)
William Edward Weldy (1921 - 1999)
Johnnie Barton Weldy (1923 - 1943)
George Washington Weldy (1928 - 1977)
Mary Edna (Weldy) Bennett (1932 - 1995)

Annie Susan (Weldy) Talley April 5, 1930 is their only living child.

Billy called before daylight.
Mary Edna had taken an early flight.
Leaving in the middle of the night,
With no layover in sight.

Her going now was a shock!
Would we turn back the clock?

Of her life each a part,
As we gather to lay her body to rest,
With faith we trust God knows best.

By Wilma Leeder
March 20, 1995 
Family links: 
  Joel Warner Weldy (1894 - 1972)
  Mary Lee Gertrude Jergins Howard (1898 - 1975)
  Dennis Allen Bennett (1952 - 1975)*
  Nana Lela Weldy Walton (1919 - 1937)*
  William Edward Weldy (1921 - 1999)*
  Johnnie Barton Weldy (1923 - 1943)*
  George Washington Weldy (1928 - 1977)*
  Mary Edna Weldy Bennett (1932 - 1995)
*Calculated relationship
Sunset Memorial Park
Bernalillo County
New Mexico, USA
Created by: Cathey & Karla
Record added: Feb 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34277817
Mary Edna <i>Weldy</i> Bennett
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Mary Edna <i>Weldy</i> Bennett
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Mary Edna <i>Weldy</i> Bennett
Added by: Cathey & Karla
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