BLOOMFIELD -- Robert E. "Bob" Bennett, 78, died July 25, 2006, at Cypress Point Healthcare in Dexter.
Born Dec. 15, 1927, in Bloomfield, son of the late Paul and Sadie Aslin Bennett, he taught agriculture at Bloomfield High School for several years before his retirement. His passion was taking care of his cattle, and he enjoyed playing golf as a hobby. He attended the First United Methodist Church in Dexter.
Survivors include several cousins and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by one brother, Gene Bennett.
Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Chiles-Cooper Funeral Home in Bloomfield, where services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday with the Rev. Louis Lowe officiating.
Burial will follow in the Walker Cemetery near Bloomfield.
Memorial contributions may be made to
Salvation Army 701 Good Hope St. Cape Girardeau, MO 63703
First United Methodist Church of Dexter 501 S. Walnut St. Dexter, MO 63841