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Carl Edgar Bennett
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Birth: Nov. 9, 1887
Piatt County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 27, 1987
Farmer City
DeWitt County
Illinois, USA

Carl E. Bennett, 99, of rural Farmer City, died May 27, 1987 at Jackson Heights Nursing Home, Farmer City. Funeral services were held May 30 at Stensel-Calvert-Belangee Funeral Home with burial in Maple Grove Cemetery, Farmer City.

He was born November 9, 1887 at Piatt County, s/o Joseph and Elizabeth Wilson Bennett. He married Ida Curtis (1895-1990) January 3, 1917 in Piatt County. She survives along with three daughters: Doris Gilmore, Farmer City; Lorraine Green, Harvard; and Elizabeth Bartlett, Mesa AZ; 12 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one daughter, one great-granddaughter, four brothers, and four sisters.

Mr. Bennett, a retired farmer, was a member of Weedman United Methodist Church and the DeWitt County Farm Bureau. Memorials may be made to his church or to Jackson Heights Nursing Home.

Farmer City Journal: June 4, 1987

Family links: 
  Ida B. Curtis Bennett (1895 - 1990)
  Lorraine Ruth Bennett Green (1920 - 1990)*
  Joyce Ann Bennett Miller (1932 - 1962)*
*Calculated relationship
Maple Grove Cemetery
Farmer City
DeWitt County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Max Turpin
Record added: Dec 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32231393
Carl Edgar Bennett
Added by: Max Turpin
Carl Edgar Bennett
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