10/09/09 — CAROL F. "RED" BENNETT

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Oct. 1, 1941-Oct.7, 2009

Carol Faye "Red" Bennett, 68, died Wednesday at his home.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Wayne Memorial Park.

He was born in Wayne County to Mildred Wise Bennett and the late Grady Bennett.

He retired from Tri-County Electric where he worked as a lineman first class.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Evelyn Eason Bennett; two daughters and sons-in-law, Lorrie and Ron Rouse of Mount Olive and Barbara and Gary Langston of Bentonville; two grandchildren, Michelle and husband, Michael Holmes, and Candace Mitchell; one great-granddaughter, Madison Holmes; and close family friend, Fred Aldridge.

He was preceded in death by his son, Mark Allen Bennett; three brothers, Charles Robert Bennett, Albert Gene Bennett and Jerry Bennett; and one sister, Mary Lou Bass.

The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and at other times will be at 805 Holloman St. in Mount Olive.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the family and online condolences may be sent through www.


Published in Obituaries on October 9, 2009 1:46 PM