JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES
Joseph Bennett Dies Here Today At Age 84 Years

Joseph Andrew Bennett, 84, died at 1:15 a.m. 
today at Hickory Grove Manor, where he has 
resided for the past year.

Mr. Bennett was a retired carpenter and lumberman.

He was born November 21, 1881 in Wayne county, 
the son of George and Celia Bennett.

He was married to Lottie Johnson who survives.

Besides his wife, he is survived by two sisters, 
Mrs. Nell Willis of Mt. Vernon and Mrs. Nora McBride 
or Marion.

He was preceded in death by three brothers.

Funeral arrangements were incomplete today.  
The body was taken to Myers Chapel.

**Note from Sandy: 
Joseph died in February 1966 and is buried at 
Laird Cemetery, Jefferson Co, IL.  If you are 
related to George, please contact me as I have 
Bennett family reunion photos which he is probably in.


Source: Probably Mt. Vernon Register-News 
from John Bennett 
Date: Unknwon
Submitted by: Sandy (Whalen) Bauer
Relationship - First cousin, twice removed
 

 

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