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 William Jasper Bennett, Jr

William Jasper Bennett, Jr

Birth
Missouri, USA
Death 14 Feb 1918 (aged 44)
Salem, Dent County, Missouri, USA
Burial Salem, Dent County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 60950043 · View Source
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THE ROLLA HERALD DEMOCRAT - OBITS "1918"

W. J. BENNETT
21 Feb 1918 (issue date)

W. J. Bennett died at his home at Salem, Mo. February 14, 1918. He is survived by his wife, who is a daughter of Judge L. B. Woodside. The deceased stood very high in his hometown of Salem, and he enjoyed the respect and good will of a large circle of friends. He was a prominent worker in the Methodist Church, and prominent in Masonic circles.

Mr. Bennett was a member of the Rolla Commandery, No. 59, Knights Templar.

Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon from the Methodist Church in Salem, all ministers of Salem uniting in the service. The funeral was one of the largest ever held in Salem. Following the services at the church, the remains were taken in charge by Salem Lodge of Masons, and with Knight Templar escort, and conveyed to Salem cemetery, where they were buried according to the rites and ceremonies of the Masonic order.

Those attending the funeral from Rolla were: M. F. Faulkner, Prof. E. G. Harris, Prof. H. S. Dickerson, B. F. Culbertson, B. W. Humphrey, E. J. Ueltzen, W. J. Kilgore, of Rolla Commandery and C. O. Reinoehl, of Rolla.



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  • Created by: Stuart Strout Woodside Skolfield
  • Added: 1 Nov 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 60950043
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Jasper Bennett, Jr (18 Jun 1873–14 Feb 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 60950043, citing Cedar Grove Cemetery, Salem, Dent County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Stuart Strout Woodside Skolfield (contributor 46954007) .