William Bennett


The Rev. William Cecil Bennett, 89, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, in Franklin, N.C.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Bill and Sybil Bennett; two brothers: Winston Bennett and Sam Bennett; and a son, Phil Bennett.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years LaVerne Bennett; son, Alan Bennett, of Franklin N.C.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; three sisters: Melba Saffles, Pat Williams (Glenn) and Lynn Dykes of Cleveland; and several nieces and nephews and cousins.

A Remembrance of Life service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, at Bryant-Grant Funeral Home and Crematory, 105 W. Main St., Franklin.

The family will receive friends Saturday, from 1 to 2 p.m., at the Bryant-Grant Funeral Home.

Share your memories and or condolences with his family by going to www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com or bryantgrantfuneralhome.com.

Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services Wildwood Avenue Chapel was honored to assist the Bennett family.


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