Charles ‚ÄúShorty‚ÄĚ Bennett
September 10, 1931 ‚Äď January 1, 2014
Charles ‚ÄúShorty‚ÄĚ Bennett, 82, died on January 1, 2014. He was a retired farmer and member of the Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church.
Mr. Bennett is survived by his wife of 63 years, Margaret Gilbreath Bennett of Covington; sons, Dewayne (Charl Lynn) Bennett of Covington, and Paul (Melanie) Bennett of Covington; daughters, Elaine (Buckie) Joy of Covington and Charlotte (John) Overall of Covington; grandchildren Danielle Bennett Wheeler, Hunter Dewayne Bennett, Taylor Dewayne Bennett, Jennifer Joy Armstrong, Chris Anna Joy, Tobie Laine Joy, and John Bennett Overall, Jacob Truman Bennett, Jack Edward Bennett, and John Paul Bennett; and six great-grandchildren.
Mr. Bennett was preceded in death by his parents, John Truman and Amy Archer Bennett, and sister, Louise Bennett Parr.
The services for Mr. Bennett were held Saturday, Jan. 4 at 11 a.m. at the Maley-Yarbrough Chapel.¬† Interment was held at the Mt. Lebanon Cemetery.
To sign the online guest book please go to www.maleyyarbrough.com.
The Leader (Covington, Tenn.)
Thursday, January 9, 2014