Mr. Bobby James Bennett, age 80 of Carthage, died Tuesday morning, May 24 at Riverview Regional in Carthage. He is survived by: wife, Earline Bennett; daughter, Sherry Preston and husband Danny of Popes Hill; 4 grandchildren, Chad Preston and wife Amanda of South Carthage, Dusty Preston and wife Kasee of Brush Creek, Chase Preston and wife Zoila of Watervale, Breauna Preston of Popes Hill; 9 great-grandchildren, Jaxon, Ava, Carson, Remy,& Kameron Preston, Caleb Rogers, Ethan and Luke Elkins, Mia Phillip-Gregory.
Mr. Bennett is at the Carthage Chapel of Sanderson Funeral Home where his service will be conducted on Thursday, May 26 at 3:00 PM. Bro. Kevin Blackburn will officiate. Interment in the Smith County Memorial Gardens. Serving as pallbearers are: Danny Preston, Chad Preston, Chase Preston, Jaxson Preston, Dusty Preston, Ethan Elkins.
Visitation will be on Thursday only from 11:00 AM until service time at 3:00 PM.