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Clara Bennett, Russell County, KY (1921-2014)

She was a native of Russell County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Jonah & Cloda Miller Popplewell and the widow of Hollis "Doc" Bennett. She was a homemaker and attended the Ono Community Church. She leaves 26 direct living descendants, spanning 4 generations.
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Clara Bennett, 92, of Russell Springs, died Saturday, February 8, 2014 at the Russell County Hospital.

Funeral service for Clara Bennett will be 10amCT, Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Elvis Tucker officiating. Friends may call after 5pmCT, Tuesday, February 11, 2014. Burial will be in the Square Oak Cemetery.

Pallbearers: James Flatt, Dustin Flatt, Kendrick Wilson, Barry Flatt, Tyler Flatt, and Mark McFarland

Clara Bennett, Russell County, KY (1921-2014)

Clara Bennett,was born Friday, October 7, 1921 in Russell County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Jonah & Cloda Miller Popplewell. She died Saturday, February 8, 2014, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 92 years, 4 months, and 1 day.

She was a homemaker and attended the Ono Community Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded inn death by her husband, Hollis "Doc" Bennett; daughter, Judy Elaine Bennett; three brothers, Guy Bill Popplewell, Ruel Popplewell, and Arlis Rowe Popplewell

Survivors include the following:
  • Two daughters: Frances Flatt; and Jane Wilson, both of Russell Springs, KY

  • Six grandchildren

  • Twelve great grandchildren

  • Six great great grandchildren

  • Brother: W. C. Popplewell, Jamestown, KY
Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Clara Bennett, Russell County, KY (1921-2014)

2014-02-09 - 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY - Photo from Bernard Funeral Home.

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