|Birth: ||Oct. 5, 1912|
|Death: ||Dec. 11, 2000|
b. 5 October 1912, Putnam Co., TN – d. 11 December 2000, TN, md Walter Luther Bennett, b. 3 March 1920, Bessemer, AL – d. 25 February 2010, Nashville, Davidson Co., TN, (US Army WWII), s/o Grover Cleveland Bennett & Cora Belle Blackburn. Veleda Roena (Netherton) Bennett, d/o Robert Fain
Netherton (1883-1933) & Alice Carrie Ray (1888-1972), both buried in Double Springs Cemetery, Putnam Co., TN.
COOKEVILLE Funeral services for Veleda Roena Bennett, 88, of Cookeville, will be held at 2 p.m. on Wed., Dec. 13, from the chapel of Dyer Funeral Home. Burial will be in Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-9 p.m. on Tues., Dec. 12, at the funeral home.
Mrs. Bennett died today, Dec. 11, 2000, at Masters Health Care Center.
She was born on Oct. 5, 1912, in Putnam County to the late Fain and Carrie Ray Netherton. Mrs. Bennett
was a homemaker and a member of Stevens Street Baptist Church for more than 40 years.
Her family includes her husband, Luther Bennett of Cookeville; a son and daughterinlaw, Bill and Ella Morgan of Sparta; a brother, Doss Netherton of Cookeville; three sisters, Velna Eldridge of Michigan, and Vivian Riddle and Millie Huffer, both of Cookeville; a granddaughter, Kim White of Brentwood; and two greatgrandchildren, Phillip Morgan White and Sydney White.
Robert Fain Netherton (1883 - 1933)
Alice Carrie Ray Netherton (1888 - 1972)
Walter Luther Bennett (1920 - 2010)*
Veleda Roena Netherton Bennett (1912 - 2000)
Isaac Vaden Netherton (1914 - 1986)*
Vindon C Netherton (1915 - 1916)*
Vivian Kathryn Netherton Riddle (1918 - 2005)*
Millie B Netherton Wall (1920 - 2014)*
Charlie V Netherton (1922 - 1984)*
Robert Willard Netherton (1928 - 1983)*
Crest Lawn Cemetery
Created by: Jenifer Crone
Record added: Oct 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60685089