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James "Jimmy" Bennett
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Birth: Jun. 23, 1923
Fayette County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 24, 1996
Mercer County
West Virginia, USA

The Monroe Watchman, Thursday, May 9, 1996
Page 8, Column 1

James Bennett

James Bennett, 72, died Wednesday, April 24, 1996, in a Princeton hospital.

Born June 23, 1923, at Gatewood, he was the son of the late Calvin and Roxie Sheaves Bennett Sr.

Mr. Bennett was a retired machine operator at Colemans Furniture Co., Pulaski, Va., was a World War II U.S. Army veteran, was the receipient of two Purple Hearts, was a member of the DAV and the American Legion.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Dexter Bennett and Charles Bennett; and two sisters, Mary Margaret Copeland and Patricia Bennett.

Survivors include five brothers, Calvin Bennett, Jr. and Lloyd Bennett, both of Ballard, Phillip Bennett of Rochester, N.H., Joseph Bennett of Lincoln, Mont., and Gary Bennett of Frogmore, S.C.; and six sisters, Alice M, Kuhn of Coal City, Phyllis Kuhn of Cool Ridge, Gloria Bodge of Barrington, N.H., Nancy Bennett of Ballard, Drema Helm of Bozoo and Carol Browning of Hinton.

Services were 2 p.m. Sunday at the Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Eugene Harmon and Rev. James Walls officiating. Burial followed in the Bennett Family Cemetery, Ballard.

Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown.

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Family links: 
  Calvin Bennett (1903 - 1984)
  Roxie Price Sheaves Bennett (1906 - 1993)
  James Bennett (1923 - 1996)
  Alice Mae Bennett Kuhn (1925 - 1999)*
  Mary Margaret Bennett Copeland (1926 - 1981)*
  Calvin Bennett (1929 - 2017)*
  Gloria A Bennett Bodge (1935 - 2017)*
  Nancy L. Bennett (1937 - 2007)*
  Joseph Andrew Bennett (1939 - 2016)*
  Patricia Lee Bennett (1947 - 1948)*
*Calculated relationship
Bennett Cemetery
Monroe County
West Virginia, USA
Maintained by: Russell E Bennett Jr
Originally Created by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 13, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5021139
James Jimmy Bennett
Added by: Russell E Bennett Jr
James Jimmy Bennett
Added by: Russell E Bennett Jr
James Jimmy Bennett
Added by: Russell E Bennett Jr
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