(ROCK MILLS) The funeral for Roy Bennett, 74, of Rock Mills will be Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, at 3 p.m. at Roanoke Church of Christ with Bro. Gerald Romine officiating. Burial will follow at Rock Mills Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the church from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday. Mr. Bennett will lie in state at the church for one hour prior to services on Friday.
Mr. Bennett died Wednesday, Sept. 4, at his residence.
A Rock Mills native, Mr. Bennett was born Jan. 6, 1945, the son of Walt and Carrie Criswell Bennett. He was a member of Roanoke Church of Christ and worked as an electrician at Wehadkee Mills and was currently working at NuMat in Rock Mills.
Survivors include his wife, Shirley Bennett of Rock Mills; three sons, Lee Bennett (Michelle) of Wedowee, Chad Bennett (Sabrina) of Roanoke and Eric Bennett (Sandie) of Rock Mills; five grandchildren; and brother, Wallace Bennett of Rock Mills. Mr. Bennett was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters, Annelle Littlefield, Mary Arrington and Winnie Johnson; and four brothers, Grover, Willie Joe, Robert and his twin brother, Ray.
Pallbearers will be Randy Greason, Peter Billington, Paul Romine, Jamie Heard, John Najmeh and Robbie Ussery.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.quattlebaumfuneralhome.com.
Quattlebaum Funeral Home, Roanoke.