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Hattie J. Bennett

November 4, 1945 - February 2, 2018

MUNCIE – Hattie J. Bennett, 72, passed away on Friday afternoon, February 2, 2018 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.

She was born on November 4, 1945 in Byrdstown, Tennessee, the daughter of Edward A. and Delia M. (Moles) Perdue and graduated from Parker Community Schools. On June 26, 1966 in Byrdstown, TN, she …READ MORE

MUNCIE – Hattie J. Bennett, 72, passed away on Friday afternoon, February 2, 2018 at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital.

She was born on November 4, 1945 in Byrdstown, Tennessee, the daughter of Edward A. and Delia M. (Moles) Perdue and graduated from Parker Community Schools. On June 26, 1966 in Byrdstown, TN, she married Jerry L. Bennett, Sr.

Hattie worked as a custodian at Ball State University for over 25 years until her retirement in August, 1995. She was a member of the Ball State Sympathy Club, loved to play bingo, enjoyed quilting and spending time with her family and grandchildren.

Surviving are her husband of over 51 years, Jerry L. Bennett, Sr. of Muncie; three sons, Jerry L. Bennett, Jr. of Byrdstown, TN, Garry Edward Bennett (wife, Mara) of Muncie and Scott Ledbetter (wife, Debbie) of Nancy, KY; seven grandchildren, Amelia, Ashley, Emily, Lorissa, Cassandra, Dylan and Alyssa; three great-grandchildren, Xavier, Weston and Audree; three brothers, James Perdue (wife, Linda) of Byrdstown, TN, Malcolm Perdue of Muncie and Ken Perdue of Redkey; two sisters, Shirley King of Oakville and Sonna Dominick (husband, Rick) of Muncie; aunt, Dorothy Michaels of Elwood; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, L.P. and Wendell Perdue; three sisters, Betty Slaughter, Jannie Dulworth and Chattie Masters.

Funeral services will be 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel with Pastor Dewayne Loveless officiating. Burial will follow in Gardens of Memory Cemetery, north of Muncie.

Friends may call at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.

Memorial contributions may be directed to Eaton EMS, 703 W. 13th Street, Muncie, IN  47302.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.meeksmortuary.com.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Time: 12:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Gardens of Memory Cemetery

Address:

10703 N. State Road 3
Muncie, IN 47303


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