Bennett, Jack

Friday, February 2, 2018

Jack Bennett, 83, of Rossville, went to be at peace with his Lord, loved ones and friends that passed before him on Wednesday, January 31, 2018. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He was of the Church of God faith.

Jack was a U.S. Army Veteran, and retired from Yates Bleachery after 28 years of service. 

He was preceded in death by his father and mother, George and Margaret Bennett; and one brother, Joe Bennett.

He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Cora Bennett, of Rossville; three children, Donald Joe Bennett, of Charleston, SC, Theresa Ogles, of Rossville and Jack Lamar Bennett, of Soddy-Daisy; three sisters, Ann, Jean and Faye; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, Feb.4 from 2-7 p.m. at the funeral home, with a service of remembrance taking place at 7 p.m. in the funeral home parlor.

Graveside service will be held on Monday, Feb. 5 at 11 a.m. in the Chattanooga National Cemetery, with military honors. Interment will follow.

In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at www.stjude.org/DONATE.

Visit the online guest book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by W. L. Wilson and Sons Funeral Home-Ft. Oglethorpe. 


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