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Minnie Bennett Davenport

March 13, 1936 February 1, 2018
Minnie Bennett Davenport
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Obituary for Minnie Bennett Davenport

Mrs.Minnie Bennett Davenport, resident of the Seven Springs area, passed away Thursday, February 1, 2018 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

Funeral services will be Saturday, February 3, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Tyndall Funeral Home. Elder Doug Wiggins will preside, with burial following at Pineview Cemetery, Seven Springs. The family will have visitation before the service starting at 1 p.m. At other times, they will be at the home of Chestley and Beverly Taylor, 178 W. Pine Forest Rd., Mount Olive.

Mrs. Davenport was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and sister with excellent homemaking skills. She had a servant's heart and had taken care of many family members during their final illnesses. She worshipped at Grant's Chapel Church.

Surviving family are her five children, Beverly Taylor and husband, Chestley, of Calypso, Carolyn Bruno and husband, Tony, of Jacksonville, Trent Price of Goldsboro, Wanda Hill and husband, Gary, of Nashville, and Perry Davenport of Seven Springs; two sisters, Nellie Gray Kissner of Beaufort, and Eva Mae Casey; 22 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Marlton Ray "Dink" Davenport; her parents, Perry and Mary Gautier Bennett; a brother, Perry "Bud" Bennett, Jr.; and two sisters, Annie Mae B. Walker and Mary Lou B. Kinsey.

A Tyndall Service.

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