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Virgie Lois Looney Bennett
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1894
Randolph County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Nov. 8, 1982
Randolph County
Arkansas, USA

Daughter of William Clinton Looney and Caldonia 'Adaliza' (Simmons) Looney.
Married Rufford 'Wayne' Bennett 02/Aug/1914.

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Mrs. Virgie Lois Bennett, 88 of Rt. 1, Dalton, passed away in Randolph County Medical Center, Monday. She was born Feb. 8, 1894 near Elm Store, a daughter of the late Wm. and Adliza Simmons Looney.
Her husband, Wayne Bennett preceded her in death.
Survivors include two sons, Rufford Bennett of Thayer, MO; and Willard Bennett of Dalton, AR; a daughter, Mrs. Maxine Prewitt of Maryland Heights, MO; a brother, Elgon Looney of Agra, OK; and a sister, Mrs. Mima Drone of Conway, MO; 11 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren and four great great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Wednesday in Myrtle Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Emmit Smith officiating. Burial followed in Myrtle Cemetery with McNabb's in charge. Grandsons served as pallbearers.
(newspaper unknown, 15/Nov/1982) 
 
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 Parents:
  William Clinton Looney (1856 - 1935)
  Caldonia Adliza Simmons Looney (1855 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  Rufford Wayne Bennett (1897 - 1940)
 
 Children:
  Rufford Gordon Bennett (1915 - 2003)*
  Clifford Utah Bennett (1917 - 1920)*
  Willard Clinton Bennett (1921 - 2001)*
  Gladys "Maxine" Bennett Prewitt (1926 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Alexander Looney (1880 - 1964)**
  Charles Clinton Looney (1889 - 1958)**
  Laura Emmeline Looney Rice Prewitt (1891 - 1959)**
  Virgie Lois Looney Bennett (1894 - 1982)
  Ella Priscilla Looney Bounds (1900 - 1942)**
  Lee Looney (1900 - 1910)**
  Herman Elgan Looney (1904 - 1988)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Myrtle Cemetery
Myrtle
Oregon County
Missouri, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 08, 2007
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Virgie Lois <i>Looney</i> Bennett
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Virgie Lois <i>Looney</i> Bennett
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Thinking of you Great Grandma! Miss you and our afternoons in your garden.
- Pamela Upton
 Added: Mar. 9, 2012

- Shirley Goingღ
 Added: Oct. 26, 2011
Virgie is my Looney 3rd cousin 3x removed
- Shirley Goingღ
 Added: Oct. 26, 2011
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