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Patricia Bennett

November 14, 1948 — June 18, 2019

Patricia Bennett

Patricia Jean Bennett, 70, of Salem, Arkansas, passed away, Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at her home.

She was born in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas on November 14, 1948; daughter of the late Katherine Hazel (Beck) and James Daniel Scott.  Patricia spent her life as a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, cousin and friend. Patricia was of the Baptist faith. During her working years, she worked at various nursing homes as a CNA and then later as a homemaker.  She enjoyed taking care of children and her life revolved around her family.  She enjoyed crossword puzzles, making jelly, and playing jeopardy.  She was a walking encyclopedia.

Patricia  is survived by her daughter, Katrina Dees, of Jonesboro, AR; Rachel Gaeke and husband Kevin of Pocahontas, AR, sons, Rodney Bennett and wife Dawn, of Blytheville, AR,  and Daniel Bennett, of Salem, AR; 12 grandchldren, James Maynard and wife Kayla, Katelin Maynard, Haley Alberson, Caleb Bennett, Kelly Alberson, Kamdyn Gaeke, Jerami Bennett, Jaselyn Bennett, Jadyn Bennett, Tyler Bennett, Mitchell Dees, and Drake Bowen; one sister, Beverly K. Doncheff and husband Anthony of Ash Flat, Arkansas.

She was preceded in death by her parents,  Katherine and James Daniel Scott; grandson Kevin Gaeke, Jr.; sisters Marilyn Bratcher and Sandra Collins.

Funeral services will be Saturday, June 22, 2019 beginning at 2:00 PM with Bro. John Hodges officiating at Doty Family Funeral Service Chapel in Salem, Arkansas. Interment will follow at Agnos Cemetery in Agnos, Arkansas. Visitation will begin at 12:00 PM until service time.

Pallbearers include: Haley Alberson, Mitchell Dees, Jerami Bennett, Mike Carroll, Drake Bowen, Chris Farris, Robert Morales, 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Doty Family Funeral Service to help with funeral expenses.

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Saturday, June 22, 2019

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