Ruth Ilene Bennett
Funeral services for Ruth Ilene Bennett will be held at 2 pm on Saturday October 6, 2012 in the chapel of John Kramer & Son, Alexandria.
Interment will follow in Woodworth Cemetery, Woodworth, under the direction of John Kramer & Son.
Ruth Ilene Bennett, 85, of Alexandria, passed away Tuesday October 2, 2012 at CHRISTUS St. Francis Cabrini Hospital. Ruth was the daughter of the late Homer and Maggie Castor of Searcy, Arkansas.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Herschel Glen, and her oldest daughter Nancy Paxton of Foley, Alabama.
Ruth was a loving and caring mother and grandmother. She lived a long and full life enjoying her family.
She taught her family to cherish their loved ones and most of all to have a love of God! She will be deeply missed by all those who cherished her.
She is survived by two sons Herschel Glen Bennett Jr, of Woodworth, La, Jack L. Bennett, of Uncasville, Connwcituct; two daughters Joan Bennett, of Palm Springs, California, and Mary Hanna, of Hemet, California. She also survived by 13 grandchildren, 16 great grand children and 1 great- great grandchild.
Visitation will be held from 5 pm to 8 pm Friday October 5, 2012 and Saturday October 6, 2012 at 10 am until time of service.