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Valtha N. Bennett, 95, Adair Co., KY native (1924-2020)

Valtha N. Bennett of Glasgow passed away on February 4, 2020. She was 95 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amCT on Saturday, February 8, 2020, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Pastor Jim D. Adkins officiating. Burial will follow in Haven Hill Cemetery.

Visitation is requested after 9amCT on Saturday.

Valtha N. Bennett, 95, of Glasgow, Kentucky, formerly of Adair County, died Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 8:25 P.M. at Barren County Nursing & Rehab in Glasgow.

She was born August 10, 1924, in Adair County, to the late Elbert and Ada Janes Burbridge. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Bennett, four children, Phillip, Glen & Ronald Bennett & Barbara Madsen and three sisters, Racine Miller, Virginia England & Natrie Frankum. Ms. Bennett was very active in her church, Landmark United Pentecostal Church, in Glasgow.

Survivors include:
  • One son - Donald Bennett of Columbia
  • One daughter - Wanda Bagby of Chicago, Illinois
  • Several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Valtha N. Bennett, 95, Adair Co., KY native (1924-2020)

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