Born in Hermanville, MS in 1922, he was a lifelong resident of Indianapolis since the age of 2. Bennie's careers consisted of being an Indianapolis Fire Fighter and founder/owner of Sayles Plumbing & Heating.
He was called on June 24, 2013 after receiving the promise of the Lord our God.
He is survived by his children, Aaron, Ronald, Benjamine, Robin Rutland, Robert and Mary Taylor, as well as his cousin, Clayton. His wife Mary; daughter, Carol Smith and son, Timothy preceded him in death.
Services will be on Saturday, June 29, 2013 at Noon in South Calvary Baptist Church, located at 1146 S. Kenwood Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46225, with calling from 10:00 a.m. to Noon.
Expression of condolence and sympathy is welcome at: http://www.craigfuneralhomeinc.com