Sandra E. Bennett

Sandra E. (Jernagan) Bennett

Williamsport - Sandra "Sandy" E. (Jernagan) Bennett, 72, Williamsport, passed away at the Williamsport Health and Rehabilitation Center, on Wednesday, January 22, 2014, at 4:47 p.m.

Sandy was born in Wingate, IN, on July 1, 1941. She was the daughter of the late Cecil and Hazel Marie (Umfleet) Jernagan. Sandy attended Williamsport High School.

She formerly worked at Radio Material Corp. in Attica and later as a service worker at Cary Quadrangle at Purdue University until her retirement in 1996.

On October 5, 1974, Sandy married Gerald L. Bennett in Williamsport, IN. He preceded her in death on March 6, 1988.

She leaves behind her stepchildren, Debra Bryant, Williamsport, Ida (Ron) Smith, Roachdale, Barbara Howard, West Point, Henry (Diane) Bennett, Steve Bennett and Rhoama Bennett, all of Terre Haute, Teresa (Mike) Jernagan, Hedrick; 20 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews and great-great-nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by five sisters, Pat Gentry, Beverly Egbert, Betty Nelson, Donna Murray and Karen Boring along with two brothers, Cecil and James Jernagan.

Friends may call at the Maus Funeral Home, Attica, on Sunday, January 26th, from 12:00 p.m. until service time at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Tom Hunter officiating. Burial will follow in the Riverside Cemetery, Attica.

Condolences may be sent online to

Funeral Home

704 COUNCIL STREET Attica, IN 47918-1603
(765) 764-4418

Published in the Journal & Courier from Jan. 23 to Jan. 24, 2014