NASHVILLE -- Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 16 at Ellis Funeral Home for Mr. Bennett, 89, of Mt. Juliet.
A decorated veteran of World War II, Mr. Bennett died Nov. 14, 2010.
Interment was in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Survivors include: children James C. (Carlene) Bennett, Jr., Mona Bennett, Donna L. (Ronnie) Arndt and Regina Bennett.
Also surviving: siblings Billy Ray Bennett, James Wesley Bennett, Dorothy Biggerstaff, Betty Page, Margie Bennett and Linda Walker; 10 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
Mr. Bennett is preceded in death by his wife, Geraldine Toney Bennett.
Memorial contributions may be made to Alive Hospice or Elephants International.
Arrangements by Ellis Funeral Home, Nashville.