Carrie R. Bennett, 66 of Washington died unexpectedly on Tuesday-December 4, 2018. She was born December 25, 1951. Mrs. Bennett was employed for 35 years as a Psychiatric Aide at Mayview State Hospital from where she retired. She was a member of the Nazareth Baptist Church, Washington where she served as a Deaconess. Mrs. Bennett was also a longtime member of the Wilfred R. Cameron Wellness Center where she attended daily.
She is survived by her husband of 45 years; Eddie Bennett Jr. of Washington, a daughter; Nakeisha A. Bennett of Ludowici, Georgia, a step-daughter; Gretchen Richardson of Atlanta, Georgia, a step-son; Michael J. Edwards of Orlando, Florida, a brother; Paul (Clarice) Robinson of Gadsden, Alabama, a sister; Alice Patterson of Eclectic, Alabama, three grandchildren, her 100 year old aunt; Mrs. Annie Mae Wright, a niece; Victoria Wallace of Bridgeville, who was like a daughter to her, a special childhood friend; Lula Kelley of Eclectic, Alabama and two special friends; Lillie Mills and Pat Jacobs. A host of nieces and nephews also survive.
Mrs. Bennett was preceded in death by four brothers; Willie, Calvin, Bennie Joe and Kerry and by a sister; Jessie Mae.
Friends will be received on Sunday-December 9, 2018 from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 P.M. in the Warco-Falvo Funeral Home Inc., Wilson at East Katherine Ave., Washington, S. Timothy Warco, Supervisor/Director, Susan Falvo Warco, Director, S. Timothy Warco II, Director. Additional visitation will be held on Monday-December 10, 2018 from 10:00 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. the hour of a funeral service in the Nazareth Baptist Church, 123 N. Lincoln St. Washington. The Rev. Eugene C. Beard, Jr. will officiate. Interment will follow in Washington Cemetery. Condolences may be expressed at www.WarcoFalvoFuneralHome.com