Funeral services for Ronald James Bennett will be at 1 p.m. on Monday, January 10, 2011, at First United Pentecostal Church of Leesville with Rev. Mark Christian and Rev. Louis Magee officiating.
Burial will be in Welcome Cemetery, in Simpson, under the direction of Hixson Funeral Home of Leesville.
Visitation will be held today, Sunday, January 9, 2011 from 4-9 p.m. at Hixson Funeral Home Chapel, in Leesville and from 9 a.m. until time of the service at the church.
Mr. Bennett, age 71, of Slagle, passed away Saturday, January 08, 2011 in Leesville. He is preceded in death by a son, Brett Renae Bennett, parents Lloyd and Pearl Bennett, and a brother, Gene Bennett.
He is survived by his wife, Wilma Magee Bennett of Slagle; three sons, James Galen and wife Elizabeth, Ronald Eric Bennett and William Clay Bennett all of Slagle; sister and brother in law Barbara Jackson and Claiborne of Simpson; 10 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.