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Paul E. Bennett, 69, Russell Springs, KY (1950-2019)

Paul E. Bennett of Russell Springs passed away on Monday, November 11, 2019, at the Cumberland Nursing & Rehab Center in Somerset. He was 69 years old.

The funeral service for Paul E. Bennett will be held at 1pmCT on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N. Main St., Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Billy Silverman officiating. Interment will follow in the Coffey's Chapel Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 11:30amCT on Thursday until the funeral time at 1pmCT.

He was born October 8, 1950 in Russell County to the late Olis & Wilmerth Patterson Bennett.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Orean Whittle and a brother, Louis Bennett.

Survivors include:
  • His wife: Sheila Bennett, Russell Springs
  • Two children: Dana (Mike) Holmes, Coumbia, and Anthony Bennett, Russell Springs
  • Five step-children: Angie Stamper, Russell Springs, Brian Redmon, Russell Springs, Wayne Redmon, Russell Springs, Tara Warriner, Columbia, and Tonya Thompson, Nancy, Ky.
  • Several grandchildren and great grandchildren
  • Two brothers: Laverne (Shannon) Bennett, Russell Springs, and Winston (Brenda) Bennett, Columbia
Pallbearers: Trenton Bennett, Michael Birdwell, Brandon Holmes, Trevor Bennett, Tracy Bennett, Jeff Bennett

Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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