Shirley Bennett

June 23, 1937 - October 1, 2020
Shirley Bennett

Shirley Ann Bennett, 83, of Fayetteville, Arkansas, passed away on Thursday, October 1, 2020 at the Willard Walker Hospice Home in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

She was born on June 23, 1937 in Anderson, Missouri, born to the late, Dean and Anna (Davis) Smith. Shirley married Glenn Bennett on August 30, 1974. She enjoyed crocheting, bird watching, reading her bible, baking and taking long walks with her grandchildren. She was a member of Saved by Grace Church Springdale, Arkansas. Shirley will lovingly be remembered as a Prayer Warrior.

Shirley was preceded in death by her, parents; husband, Glenn Bennett, who passed away in 2003; a brother, Junior Smith.

She is survived by her children, Lisa Turner and husband, David of Elkins, Arkansas, John Gideon of Springdale, Arkansas; three grandchildren, Nathan, Reann and Katelyn; along with several other grandchildren and great grandchildren; as well as a host of other family and friends who will dearly miss Shirley.

Graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at the Union Cemetery in Stella, Missouri. Brother Rick Cope will officiate. Visitation will be held from noon until service time on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at the Anderson Chapel of the Ozark Funeral Home.