|Birth: ||Aug. 5, 1959|
|Death: ||Aug. 6, 2006|
Sheila Rose Bennett
Born in Homerville, Clinch Co, GA on Aug. 5, 1959
Departed on Aug. 6, 2006 and resided in Waycross, Ware Co, GA USA
Visitation: Monday, Aug. 7, 2006
Service: Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2006
Ms. Sheila Rose Bennett, 47, died Sunday morning (August 6, 2006) at St. Joseph's/Candler Health System in Savannah (Chatham Co, GA) after an extended illness.
She is a native of Homerville, but she has lived in Jacksonville, FL for 12 years and most of her life in Waycross, GA. She was a bartender for the Holiday Inn in Waycross and at the Jacksonville International Airport, Village Saloon in Orange Park, FL, and Cross Creek Restaurant on Lane Ave. in Jacksonville, FL. Sheila's love for music inspired her to become an extremely talented singer, dancer and creative writer.
She is the daughter of the late Tony Bennett and Josephine Smith Bennett.
Survivors include a special companion, Edward Carver of Waycross; a son, Justin Bennett of Jacksonville, FL; three brothers, Ricky Bennett of Waycross, Rusty Bennett (wife Cathy) of Jacksonville Beach, FL, and Mike Bennett of Waycross; two sisters, Cheryl Lee Bennett Smith (husband Randy) of St. Augustine, FL, and Sara Ann Bennett of Atlantic Beach, FL; numerous nieces and nephews; and her beloved dog, Buddy.
A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday (August 8, 2006) at the Music Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends 6 until 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Memorialization will be by cremation.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at www.musicfuneralhome.com.
Tony Brown Bennett (1929 - 1992)
Josephine Smith Bennett (1936 - 2003)
Michael Tony Bennett (1956 - 2014)*
Sheila Rose Bennett (1959 - 2006)
Sarah Lee Bennett Rigdon (1965 - 2016)*
Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
Record added: Sep 28, 2007
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