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James G. Bennett Jr.

December 5, 1950 June 14, 2019
James G. Bennett Jr.
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Obituary for James G. Bennett Jr.

James G. Bennett Jr., age 68, husband of 29 years to Rita Wells Bennett, passed away Friday, June 14, 2019 at Baptist Health in Lexington. Jimmy was born in Harlan County, Kentucky on December 5, 1950 to the late James Glennis and Agnes Hearn Bennett. He was a member of Central Church of God, and was a former employee of Lexmark, where he worked in Customer Service for 15 years. Jimmy loved playing Rook, loved UK and going to games with his brother in law and he absolutely Loved Grace Emmaus of the Bluegrass.

In addition to his wife, Rita, he is survived by his sisters, Janice Ramey of North Vernon, Indiana, and Betty Jo Smith of Louisville, Kentucky, brother in law, Roy Narshall Griffith of Lawrenceburg, Kentucky, brother in law, Keith (Kathy) Wells of Mt. Sterling, Kentucky, sister in law, Deborah Beaucham of Stamping Ground, Kentucky, numerous nieces and nephews. Jimmy is also survived by his mother in law, Daisy Wells of Georgetown, Kentucky. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Mary Lou Griffith and his father in law, Jesse Wells.

Visitation for family and friends will be Monday, June 17, 2019 from 5pm to 8pm at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home. Services for Jimmy will be 11am Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at the funeral home with Pastor Sam Glenn and Pastor Stan Schilffarth officiating. Burial will follow the service at Masonic Cemetery in Stamping Ground, Kentucky. Pallbearers will be Mark Griffith, Jeff Griffith, Todd Smith, Tim Wilder, Brandon Wilson, and Kyle Ramey.

Memories and words of encouragement may be expressed to the family at www.tuckeryocumwilson.com


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Visitation

Monday

17

Jun

5:00 PM 6/17/2019 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6/17/2019 8:00:00 PM
Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home

320 West Main Street
Georgetown, KY 40324

Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home
320 West Main Street Georgetown 40324 KY
United States

Service

Tuesday

18

Jun

11:00 AM 6/18/2019 11:00:00 AM
Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home

320 West Main Street
Georgetown, KY 40324

Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home
320 West Main Street Georgetown 40324 KY
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Masonic Cemetery Final Resting Place

Stamping Ground
Stamping Ground, KY 40379

Stamping Ground Stamping Ground 40379 KY
United States
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