Jim Bennett, age 65 of Ocoee, Florida passed away on March 3, 2013 in Orlando, Florida. He was born in Lyons, Georgia on August 21, 1947 to Sidney and Mary Alice (Shepherd) Bennett. Jim worked for many years as a Truck Driver and proudly served in the US Navy for 4 years. He enjoyed fishing, competing in Barbeque competitions and loved to spend time with his family and his beloved dogs. Jim is survived by his loving wife, Cindy; his children: Mary Poth and her husband Cliff and Michael Bennett; his grandchildren: Alexander and Hannah; his brothers, Rick Bennett and Jeff Bennett as well as by numerous other family members and friends.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, March 7 from 3 – 5 PM at the funeral home. Funeral Service will follow at 5 PM in the chapel of Collison Carey Hand Funeral Home, Winter Garden. Interment will be Friday, March 8 at 11 AM at Shiloh Municipal Cemetery, Fruitland Park, FL.