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Lorene Bennett

Thursday, December 21, 2006

CROWDER -- Lorene A. Bennett, 86, died Dec. 20, 2006, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center.

Born June 5, 1920, in Walcot, Ark., daughter of the late Wilford Edward and Minnie M. Sturgeon Dial, she was a housewife and homemaker.

On Jan. 11, 1941, in Benton, she married Elmer Bennett, who preceded her in death on Nov. 14, 1983.

She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Harl Nedward and Gilbert Dial; and three sisters, Elsie Dial, Bessie Dial and Ruby Tubbs.

Survivors include: one brother, Carl Dial of Crowder; and three sisters, Edna Jacobson of Crowder, Udell Paullus of Sikeston and Delcie Roper of Scranton, Ark.

Visitation is from 12:30 p.m. Friday at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel until time for graveside services at 2 p.m. at Garden of Memories Cemetery. Marty Vines of Cape Girardeau will officiate.