Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster

Opal Lee Bennett, 92, of Madisonville, KY

1flowerHOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. - Opal Lee Bennett, 92, of Madisonville, KY, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at Baptist Health in Madisonville.

She was born June 3, 1921 in Bevier, KY to the late John W. Page and Maude Roberson Page. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Daniel Libby Bennett in 1989, one brother, two half sisters and one half brother.

Mrs. Bennett was a member of the Second Baptist Church in Madisonville where she taught Sunday School for many years. She also served as a librarian at the church. She dedicated her life to nursing. She retired from RMC after 20 years of service. She loved to work in her gardens and take care of her roses. She loved her grandson and her great grandsons, Alex and Lucas.

She is survived by her daughter, Glenda Pendley of Madisonville; one grandson, Chris (Lori) Pendley of Madisonville and two great grandsons, Lucas and Alex Pendley both of Madisonville.

Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. Friday, July 19, 2013 at the Second Baptist Church in Madisonville with Rev. J.D. Holt and Rev. Roy Finley officiating. Burial will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM Thursday, July 18, 2013 at Barnett-Strother Funeral Home and after 9:30 A.M. Friday at the church.

Pallbearers will be Jason Bryant, Doug Bennett, James B. Wetzel, Gayle Wetzel, Carroll Elkins and Bill Tapp. Honorary pallbearers will be Deryl Bryant, Clarence Berry, Tom Bennett and Phillip Bennett. Junior pallbearers will be Lucas and Alex Pendley.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Histiocytosis Association of America. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

In Other News...

Two Arrested for Meth After Traffic Stop

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (9/17/14) — After a Muhlenberg County Sheriff's detective made a traffic stop on Luzerne Depoy… Read More

Benton Middle School Spirit Day

BENTON, Ky. (9/17/14) — Benton Middle School held their first Spirit Day Sept. 16 to recognize all students… Read More
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

September 15, 2014 4788

Man Accused of Stealing Rural King…

in Top Stories by MCSO PIO Alex Piper
September 15, 2014 4558

Man Accused of Stalking Woman During Her…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 16, 2014 3359

Postal Worker Arrested for Terroristic…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 15, 2014 2232

Man Arrested for DUI, Carrying Concealed…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 15, 2014 2104

Man Arrested for Being Under Influence of…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

September 15, 2014 2232

Man Arrested for DUI, Carrying Concealed…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 15, 2014 2104

Man Arrested for Being Under Influence of…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 17, 2014 1731

Wanted Man Leads Troopers on Chase…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
September 17, 2014 1413

Three Injured in Two-Vehicle Accident

in Top Stories by Kyle Pharris
September 17, 2014 706

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted -…

in Top Stories by Crime Stoppers

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

September 15, 2014 1152

Owensboro Convention Center Announces…

in News by Madison Strobel
September 15, 2014 805

Marian Retreat Oct. 18-19

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
September 14, 2014 747

Come and Explore at Sister Trek 2014

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
September 15, 2014 740

Parking Committee Meeting Location Change

in News by Beth Cecil
September 15, 2014 417

Owensboro Man Charged With Burglary,…

in Top Stories by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

September 15, 2014 4788

Man Accused of Stealing Rural King…

in Top Stories by MCSO PIO Alex Piper
September 15, 2014 4558

Man Accused of Stalking Woman During Her…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 16, 2014 3359

Postal Worker Arrested for Terroristic…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 14, 2014 2038

Three Injured in Single-Car Collision

in Top Stories by Robert LIttlepage
September 17, 2014 1896

Two Arrested for Meth After Traffic Stop

in Top Stories by Alex Piper

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06