Russell Bennett Obituary

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Russell Harold Bennett

September 22, 1936 - February 10, 2013
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Russell H. Bennett, 76, beloved husband, father, son, and grandfather, passed away on Sunday, February 10, 2013. He was a native of Oklahoma and a resident of Hampton for 41 years. Russell retired from the U.S. Air Force. He will be remembered for his love of God, family, and the Oklahoma farmlands. He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Sherry Bennett; sister, D'Esta Hoover (Donald); sons, Russell Edward Bennett (Vivian), Duff Eakes, and Ernie Eakes; step-daughters, Melody Doggett and Jackie Orange; grandchildren, Craig Hall, Heinrich Jimenez, Shayne Murphy, and Russell E. Bennett, Jr.; and great-grandchildren, Elijha Murphy and...
Russell H. Bennett, 76, beloved husband, father, son, and grandfather, passed away on Sunday, February 10, 2013. He was a native of Oklahoma and a resident of Hampton for 41 years.

Russell retired from the U.S. Air Force. He will be remembered for his love of God, family, and the Oklahoma farmlands.

He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Sherry Bennett; sister, D'Esta Hoover (Donald); sons, Russell Edward Bennett (Vivian), Duff Eakes, and Ernie Eakes; step-daughters, Melody Doggett and Jackie Orange; grandchildren, Craig Hall, Heinrich Jimenez, Shayne Murphy, and Russell E. Bennett, Jr.; and great-grandchildren, Elijha Murphy and Elena Murphy.

A celebration of Russell's life will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, February 13 at Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home with Donald Hoover officiating. Interment will follow in Hampton-Veterans Memorial Gardens.

Friends are encouraged to visit www.parklawn-woodfh.com to share memories and words of condolence with the family.

Arrangements are under the care of Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home, 2551 N. Armistead Avenue, Hampton, VA 23666.

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