Bennett, Elaine Jordan

Monday, February 18, 2013

Elaine Jordan Bennett, 77, of Ringgold, died on Sunday, February 17, 2013.  

She was a lifelong resident of North Georgia and was of the Baptist faith.  

Elaine was born to the late William L. and Ella May Sutton Jordan in Whitfield County, Ga. 

She was also preceded in death by her sister, Geneva Bryant. 

She is survived by her husband, of 25 yrs., George Bennett; sisters, Marlene Cady, of Dalton, and Judy Entrikin, of Ohio; brothers, Herman Jordan of Dalton, Dewayne Jordan, of Ohio, and Dewight Jordan, of Ohio; special sister-in-law, Mary Ruth Sisk; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 20, in the funeral home chapel, with Reverend Donald Self officiating.  

The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 18, all day on Tuesday, and prior to the service on Wednesday, Feb. 20.  

Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home-Wallis-Stewart Chapel. 


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