TEXARKANA, Ark. --
Bethel L. Bennett, 76, formerly of New Madrid, Mo., died Jan. 8, 2004, at her home in Texarkana.
Born April 4, 1927, in Centerville, she was the daughter of the late William H. Scoles and Jennie L. Davis Scoles Carrell.
Her husband, Gordon Bennett, preceded her in death. In addition to her husband, two daughters, Sue Fant and Zandra Fant; and one son, John William Fant, preceded her death.
Survivors include: two sons, J.L. Bennett of Genoa and Tommy Fant of Oceanside, Calif.; two daughters, Annett Hartman of Texarkana and Jean Nicholson of Hooks, Texas; two brothers, Howard Carrell of Labadie, Mo., and Wayne Carrell of Grove, Okla.; two sisters, Bessie Gosa of Grayridge, Mo., and Joan Smith of Anderson, Mo.; and 13 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were conducted today at the Shiloh Cemetery in Texarkana.