Allene Neely Bennett

  • Birth 9 Mar 1926
  • Death 30 May 2001
  • Burial Gaffney, Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 45064891

Gaffney Ledger




JUNE 2001 GAFFNEY LEDGER

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Allene N. Bennett
Retired schoolteacher
Allene Neely Bennett, 75, formerly of 116 Greenbriar Dr., died Wednesday, May 30, 2001, at Peachtree Centre.
Mrs. Bennett was a native of Spartanburg and wife of the Rev. William J. (Bill) Bennett Jr. She was the daughter of the late Kreswell Edward Neely and the late Mamie Lawton Neely.
A retired teacher in the Cherokee County and Greenville County school systems, she graduated from North Greenville College, Converse College and Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. She was a member of Midway Baptist Church.
Surviving in addition to her husband are a daughter, Nancy Tucker of Gaffney; two sons, W. Jerry Bennett III of Eufula, Ala., and John L. Bennett of Mooresville, N.C.; five brothers, Dr. Tom Neely of Black Mountain, N.C., K.E. (Buzz) Neely, Kirk Neely, Rev. Herbert Neely, all of Spartanburg, and Wesley Neely of Greer; a sister, Ann Bishop of Spartanburg; two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Bennett was preceded in death by her brothers, Asbury Neely and William Neely.
Graveside services were held Thursday at 3 p.m. at Frederick Memorial Gardens ALLENE N BENNETT 09 Mar 1926 30 May 2001 (V) 29340 (Gaffney, Cherokee, SC) (none specified) 248820432 .


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  • Created by: Keith and Linda Robertson
  • Added: 3 Dec 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 45064891
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Allene Neely Bennett (9 Mar 1926–30 May 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 45064891, citing Frederick Memorial Gardens, Gaffney, Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Keith and Linda Robertson (contributor 46970718) .