|Birth: ||Jan. 24, 1917|
|Death: ||Oct. 22, 2006|
CLARENDON - Florine Butler Stephens Bennett, 89, died Sunday, Oct. 22, 2006.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in Church of Christ in Clarendon with Eddie Stegall, minister, and Don Stone, Church of Christ minister, officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Amarillo by Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon.
Mrs. Bennett was born Jan. 24, 1917, in Deeplake to J.H. and Mattie Anthony Butler. She married Elbert Stephens on Jan. 3, 1939, in Memphis. He preceded her in death in March 1969. She married Bill Bennett on Oct. 13, 1970, in Amarillo. She had been a resident of Clarendon and Donley County since 1974. She was a homemaker and member of Clarendon Church of Christ.
Special thanks to Dr. Amit Trehan and staff at BSA Hospital.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two brothers; and a sister.
Survivors include her husband, Bill Bennett; a daughter, Betty Parr and husband Lonnie of Amarillo; a son, Jimmy Bennett and wife Oleta of Amarillo; five grandchildren, Vay Ender, Keith Parr, Steve Parr and wife Misti and Larry Bennett, all of Amarillo, and Rhonda Bennett of Lubbock; and three great-grandchildren, T.C. Parr, Arian Parr and Austin Parr.
The family suggests memorials be to High Plains Children's Home, P.O. Box 7448, Amarillo, TX 79114-7448.
After the funeral, the family will be at 7900 Goodnight Trail in Amarillo.
Amarillo Globe-News, Oct. 25, 2006
Elbert D Stephens (1914 - 1969)
Memorial Park Cemetery
Plot: Venetian Well Blk C Lot 47 Space 3
Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Oct 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16317131