She was a member of Waterville Baptist Church. She was a loving mother, grandmother and a dear wife. She enjoyed collecting quilts.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Martha and Haynes Whaley; and she was the last of her 10 siblings.
Survivors include her loving husband of 58 years, James M. Bennett of Cleveland; two sons: Steve Bennett (Pam) and their children, Ashley Norman (Graham), expectant granddaughter, Lucy Grace Norman, Aaron Bennett, and great-grandchild, Emma Lynn Bennett; Perry Bennett (Sheila) and their children, Gabrielle and Abigail Bennett; and a host of nieces and nephews and many family friends.
A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, at 2 p.m. in the Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Sam Melton officiating.
Her family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Fike Funeral Home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Bennett family guest book at www.fikefh.com.