Lera Jane <I>Mabe</I> Bennett

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Lera Jane Mabe Bennett

  • Birth 20 Apr 1912 Stokes County, North Carolina, USA
  • Death 4 Oct 2003 Walnut Cove, Stokes County, North Carolina, USA
  • Burial Lawsonville, Stokes County, North Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 55441937

Mrs. Lera Jane Mabe Bennett, 91, died Saturday, Oct. 4, 2003, at Walnut Cove Health Center.

She was born in Stokes County, April 20, 1912, daughter of the late Rufus and Lula Stephens Mabe. She was retired from R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, Brook Cove. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Posie Bennett; a son, Elmer Bennett and a son-in-law, June Cardwell.

Surviving are three daughters, Virginia Cardwell of Mayodan, Glenda (Junior) Duncan and Betty (James) Briggs, both of Danbury; four sons, Mack (Cathy) Bennett, of Germanton, L.G. (Juanita) Bennett of Madison, Wayne (Jo Ann) Bennett of Lawsonville and Junior (Debbie) Bennett of Danbury; 18 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren and a daughter-in-law, Ruth Bennett, of Vienna, W.Va.

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  • Created by: Mary Fry Stevens
  • Added: 25 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55441937
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lera Jane Mabe Bennett (20 Apr 1912–4 Oct 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55441937, citing Snow Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Lawsonville, Stokes County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Mary Fry Stevens (contributor 47185975) .