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Edna

Edith

Bennett

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February 24, 2018

Edna Edith Cole Bennett, 97, of 418 Brentwood Drive in Covington, died Saturday, February 24, 2018 at her home. Mrs. Bennett was born December 24, 1920, at Jumping Branch, WV, a daughter of the late Elbert and Eunice Mooney Bennett. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her Husband, Eldwin Bennett, one Son, Warren Cole, one Grandson, Mike Cole, one Granddaughter, Stephanie Reed Creasy, two Sons-in-law, Tony Grimmett and Doug Reed. She had retired as a clerk and bookkeeper for the former A&P Grocery Store She was a longtime member of the Falling Spring Presbyterian Church and enjoyed crocheting, gardening, tending her flowers, reading, crossword puzzles and the love of her family. Surviving are three Daughters, Rosemary Richards and her husband, Oliver, and Becky Reed all of Covington, and Barbara Grimmett of Hinton, WV; her Son and Daughter-in-law, Jerry and Melissa Cole of Winfield, WV; her Step-Daughter, Janet McNabb, and her husband, Bill, of Myrtle Beach, SC; seventeen grandchildren, Sara and Randy Fix and Alan Grimmett, all of Hinton, WV, Melonie and Scott Reed of High Point, NC, Roscoe Cole of Roanoke, Dean and Sarah Richards of Springfield, Steve and Lorraine Richards, Guy and Lisa Richards, Boone and Hope Cole, Debra and Jody Riley, Gregg and Amy Reed and Chris and Christine Reed, all of Covington, Lee M. Cole and Erin and Chris Stennett, all of Jumping Branch, WV, Megan and O.J. Lilly of Wytheville, Billy McNabb and Tonya Dallas and Christy McNabb, all of Myrtle Beach, SC; 33 Great Grandchildren, 7 Great-Great Grandchildren; one Sister, Betty Agee, of Bartlett, TN, and a host of nieces and nephews. The funeral service will be held Wednesday, February 28, 2018, at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Arritt Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Richards officiating. Interment will be made in the Restwood Memorial Gardens in Summers County, WV. Pallbearers will be grandsons and honorary pallbearers will be granddaughters. The family will receive their friends for one hour prior to the service at Arritt Funeral Home. The family suggests that donations in Mrs. Bennett's name be made to Mountain Regional Hospice; P.O. Box 637; Clifton Forge, VA 24422. Visitation Information Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Time: 3/1/18 01:00 pm Arritt Funeral Home Chapel Service Information Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Time: 3/1/18 02:00 pm Arritt Funeral Home Chapel Cemetery Information Date: Wednesday, February 28, 2018
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Debbie Shuart

Apr 22, 2024

Kathy, So sorry to hear of Robert’s passing. He’ll be remembered as the kind face and always a kind word sitting in front of us at Church. Prayers 🙏

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Mr. and Mrs Terry Rock

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family - We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Johnny was a fine man and he will be missed. Please know that you will be in our thoughts and prayers, with our sincerest sympathy.

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Thomas and Barbara Tucker

Apr 21, 2024

Robert was one of the greatest person I've ever met a Christian friend. And man always loved to see you happy go lucky. Never a bad word to say about anybody. Are lives are richer for knowing him .

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Debbie Tingler Smith

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and Family
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Johnny was such a kind sweet person. His smile would brighten anyone's day. God Bless All of You.

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Michele and Joshua

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family. Sorry for your loss.

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Sandy Lemons

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley, John and Lorrie my thoughts and prayers. Some of our best times in Covington were at your house. Johnny and Bo are up there healthy and pain free. My love and prayers are with you all.

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Donnette Miles

Apr 20, 2024

May you rest in paradise.

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Jack & Nadine Wykle

Apr 20, 2024

Cathy we are both so sorry for your loss. May you find hope and peace in the precious memories of yesterday.

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Roscoe R. Humphries

Apr 20, 2024

Jonny was such a wonderful man who loved his family, enjoyed his motorcycle rides with friends and attending car shows. Prayers to you Shirley and family.

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Donna S. Nicely

Apr 20, 2024

Please accept my most sincere sympathy at this difficult time. May God bless you and may his influence live on in the lives he touched along life’s way.

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Mike and April Rose

Apr 20, 2024

Johnny was a good dear friend,who will be missed immensely.Our deepest sympathy to the Nida family.

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Pete and Mary Hutchison, Jr

Apr 19, 2024

Thankful for the many wonderful memories from our motorcycle trips. Prayers for peace and comfort.

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