Ginger G. Bennett, 79, passed away peacefully at her Lockhart home with her loving family at her side.
She was born Aug. 16, 1934, to Ms. Grace E. Sluder in Johnson City, Tenn. She worked as an IT Technician in the industrial electronic service industry. She was married to Burnett K. Bennett on Sept. 19, 1950. He preceded her in death.
Mrs. Bennett is survived by her daughters: Brenda S. Bennett and friend, Tina Davis, and Penny L. Solomon and husband, Bennett L., all of Johnson City, Tenn.; Linda Bennett Hinkle, of Lockhart, Texas, Deborah A. Hicks and husband Jay, of Unicoi, Tenn., Barbara J. Shelton and husband, Carson, of Lockhart, and Virginia E. Alexander and husband, Kenneth A., of Johnson City, Tenn.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and special extended family members Providencia, Mayra and Ruben Ortiz Calderon, of Lockhart.
The family would like to thank the special caregivers Yolanda Banda and Dr. Laurence and staff for their compassion, friendship and loving care.
A visitation was held from 5 – 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 6, 2014, in the Eeds Funeral Home Chapel in Lockhart, Texas. Funeral services will be held on May 15, 2014, from 6 -8 p.m. at the Appalachian Funeral Home in Johnson City, Tenn., with Pastor Richard Sheppard officiating. She will be laid to rest beside her husband on May 16, 2014 at 11 a.m. at the Washington County Memory Gardens in Johnson City, Tenn.
Pallbearers will be Kenneth A. Alexander, Brad Gouge, David Gobble, Michael Dearstone, Cody Barron and Jamie Cook. Honorary Pallbearers are Wesley Hicks and Keisha VanDyke .
All arrangements with Eeds Funeral Home, 408 S. Main St., Lockhart, Texas 78644. (512) 398-2343.