Hazel Lucille Bennett

November 4, 1925 ~ September 16, 2019

Born in: Washington County , TN
Resided in: Johnson City , TN

Hazel Lucille Bennett, age 93, of Johnson City, Tennessee, died Monday, September 16, 2019, at home surrounded by her family.

Hazel was born November 4, 1925 in Washington County, to William Casey and Lucy VanHoy Casey.

She was a long-time member of River of Life Baptist Church in Piney Flats.

Hazel loved to go camping, especially in Roan Mountain, and she enjoyed gatherings with her family.

In addition to her parents, Hazel was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years in 1989, Cecil Bennett; and two sons, Ronnie Bennett and Randy Bennett.

She is survived by her son, Tony (and wife, Evelyn) Bennett; daughters, Donna Wilson and Teresa (and husband, Jr) Payne; daughters-in-law, Cheryl Bennett and Debbie Bennett; many grandchildren; great-grandchildren; great-great-grandchildren; cousins; nieces; nephews; and friends at River of Life Baptist Church.

Hazel’s family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 p.m., Thursday, September 19, 2019, at River of Life Baptist Church. A funeral will immediately follow at the church, beginning at 7:00 p.m. A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, September 20, 2019, at Monte Vista Memorial Park. Please meet at Morris-Baker Funeral Home no later than 9:45 a.m. to process to the cemetery.

Pallbearers include: Jeremy Wilson, Christian Fridley, Keith Cope, Matt Hughes, David Clayman, Scott Bennett, and Jeff Bennett. Honorary pallbearers include: Jr Payne and Tony Fridley.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to River of Life Baptist Church (823 N Austin Springs Rd, Piney Flats, TN 37686).

Services

Visitation: September 19, 2019 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

River of Life Baptist Church
819 N. Austin Springs Road
Piney Flats, Tennessee 37686


Funeral Service: September 19, 2019 7:00 pm

River of Life Baptist Church
819 N. Austin Springs Road
Piney Flats, Tennessee 37686


Graveside Service: September 20, 2019 10:00 am

Monte Vista Memorial Park
1900 East Oakland Avenue
Johnson City, TN 37601


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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Hazel Lucille Bennett's name.

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  1. MITZI EMMERT says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  2. Patti says:

    Donna so sorry to hear of your moms passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  3. Jeff Bennett says:

    Rest In Peace Granny you have all your boys with you again

  4. Donna M. Peretti says:

    Teresa,
    I”m so sorry to hear of your loss..You & your family remain in my thoughts & prayers..

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