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Obituary for Charles Benjamin Bennett
Charles Benjamin Bennett, 71, of Roper died Monday, March 5, 2018, at his residence in Roper.
Born August 22, 1946 in Newport News, Virginia he was the son of the late C.B. Bennett and Margaret Wheelhouse Bennett and was preceded in death by his sister, Sarah Elizabeth Bennett. Charles was a retired construction iron worker, member of Turkey Swamp Hunting Club and member of Zion's Chapel Church of Christ.
His family includes his wife, Emily Sue Hughes Bennett of Roper, N.C.; daughters, Susan Diane Bennett of Plymouth, N.C. and Kathryn Joy Bennett Cherry and husband Kevin of Greenville, N.C.; brother, Richard Bennett of California; six grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Funeral service will be held Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Zion's Chapel Church of Christ, Roper with Mark Wilmoth officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Family will receive friends on Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 12:30 to 1:30 pm at Zion's Chapel Church of Christ and other times at the residence.
Arrangements are by Maitland Funeral Home, Plymouth.