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MT VERNON Sept 1980

Leonard E. Bennett, 69, Route 1 Eddyville, Ky., formerly of Evansville, died 6 a.m. Saturday (30 Aug 1980) at home.


He was the retired owner of Bennett Garden Center Mt. Vernon.  He was a member of Owen Dunn American Legion Post 5 in Mt. Vernon, Reed Masonic Lodge 316, Evansville and Scottish Rite Cathedral.


Survivors include his wife, Mildred; a daughter, Cathel Chappel of Centralia, Ill; a sister, Edna Ritter of Phoenix, Ariz; two brothers Walter and Russell of Evansville; and two grandchildren.


Services were 11 a.m. Tuesday at Alexander Funeral Home West chapel with burial in Salem Church Cemetery, Darmstadt.



Originally submitted by Betty Sellers