Christine Walker Bennett, 78, of Dalton, GA, passed away Sunday, July 22, 2012 at Hamilton Medical Center.
She was the daughter of the late Will and Ethel Greeson Walker; and was also preceded in death by her husband, James Bennett; son, Bruce Bennett; sisters, DeeEtte Kendrick, Elizabeth Legg and Dot Ownbey; brother, Clyde Walker; sisters-in-law, Helen Richardson and Irene Walker; brothers-in-law, Gerald Ownbey, Fred Davis, Cal Rahn, Vince Legg and Nick Carr.
Christine is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Pam and Jeff Riddlebarger of Cohutta; granddaughter, Haley Riddlebarger; grandson, Austin Riddlebarger; sisters, Bonnie Davis of Chatsworth, Sue Carr of Dalton and Billy Rahn of Cypress, CA; brothers-in-law, John Kendrick of Rocky Face and Lafayette Richardson of Dalton; nieces and nephews.
Services will be Wednesday, July 25 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Love Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Whitfield Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at Love Funeral Home on Tuesday, July 24 from 5-8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorials be made to Poplar Springs Baptist Church, 897 Poplar Springs Rd., Dalton GA, 30720. Pallbearers will be Freddy Ownbey, Eddie Ownbey, Scottie Ownbey, Tim Davis, Steve Davis and Darell Walker.
Love Funeral Home, 1402 N. Thornton Ave., Dalton (across from Hamilton Medical Center) is in charge of arrangements.