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 Maurine <I>Malone</I> Bennett

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Maurine Malone Bennett

  • Birth 9 Oct 1921
  • Death 4 May 2012
  • Burial Mexia, Limestone County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 89618669

Maurine DeVore Bennett, 90, of Mexia, passed into Heaven on Friday, May 4, 2012. Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Monday, May 7, 2012, at Blair-Stubbs Chapel with Rev. Marcus Sheffield officiating. Interment will follow in the Mexia City Cemetery.

Maurine (Monie, T-tang) was born in Frost, Texas, to the late Victor M. and Willa Mills Malone. She worked for many years at the Futorian Furniture Company. She loved to fish, take care of others and work in her yard. Maurine was very outgoing and had a great sense of humor. She was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Johnny R. DeVore; infant daughter, Debra L. DeVore; brothers, Floren, Billy and Victor Malone; sisters, LaVerne Elmore and Joy Kelley; granddaughters, Becky and Lisa Walpole; and a grandson and fishing buddy, Ty John Walpole.

Survivors include her husband, Tracy Bennett; daughter, Bobbie Ann Bowden and husband, Rayford, of Kosse; granddaughter-in-law, Terry Walpole, of Alba, TX; great-granddaughters, Raina Reeder and husband, Cameron, of Ft. Worth and Mandi Stovall and husband, Jason, of Alba; great-great-grandsons, Cade T. Stovall, of Alba and Chace T. Reeder, of Ft. Worth; sisters, Kathern Horton, of Corsicana, Jackie Anderson, of Lorena, Jerry Sue Malone, of Corsicana and Judy Schronk, of Ft. Worth; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other family members and friends.

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  • Created by: Ruth M. Brown
  • Added: 5 May 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 89618669
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Maurine Malone Bennett (9 Oct 1921–4 May 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 89618669, citing Mexia City Cemetery, Mexia, Limestone County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Ruth M. Brown (contributor 46796546) .