Ronnie Bennett of the Oak Valley Community passed away at his home Monday, March 6, 2017 at the age of 76. He was born March 19, 1940 in Pisgah Ridge, Texas to Burl Bennett and Ona Hardin Bennett. He was a member of the Pleasant Grove Methodist Church. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed nature, fishing, bottle feeding calves and riding on his tractor.
He was preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Odena Adkins, James M. Bennett, Bobby Earl Bennett, Robert Burl Bennett and Minnie Fae Bennett. He is survived by his wife, Linda Bennett; children, Roland Bennett and wife Lisa of Corsicana, Tamberyn Sloan and husband George of Corsicana, Rodney Bennett and wife Angie of Corsicana and Ron Bennett of Corsicana; grandchildren, Misty and Gary Spears, Robin and Michael Colaluca, Amber and Joe Canales, Jessie Bennett, James "Buddy" Sloan, Peyton Bennett, Robert Bennett, Ashley Baker, Haley Baker and Ashley Bennett; great grandchildren, Alexis Spears, Gavin Spears, Joseph Canales, Arleigh Canales, Autumn Canales and Riley O'Hagan. He is also survived by sister, Juanita McCary.
Visitation will be held from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 11, 2017 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home. Services will follow at 2 p.m. at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home Chapel with David Montoya officiating. Interment will follow at Hamilton-Beeman Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jimmy Bennett, Mike McCary, Larry Adkins, Randy Adkins, Kenny McCary and Dale McCary. Honorary Pallbearers will be Robert Bennett and Buddy Bennett.
The family would like to give a special thanks to Mercy Hospice.
An online guest book is available at www.griffin-roughton.com
Arrangements By Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home
Published on March 9, 2017