Mr. James Andrew Bennett, age 70, of Pineville, Louisiana entered eternal rest on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at his residence in Pineville, surrounded by his loving family.
Memorial services for Mr. Bennett will be at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Mt. Tabor Baptist Church in Bernice, Louisiana. Mr. Bennett was a loving father, grandfather, brother and friend. He was a long time Offshore Boat Captain who loved life and family to the fullest.
Mr. Bennett is preceded in death by his wife Jeanie Bennett, a daughter, Sonja Bennett, his parents, James and Mary Bennett and two sisters, Patti Pelas and Nadine Deville.
Mr. Bennett is survived by a daughter, Patricia Hayden; two sons, Stephen Bennett (Ronda) and Thomas Bennett (Amanda); five brothers, Johnny Bennett (Karen), David Bennett (Renetta), James Bennett, Jr. (Vicky), Wayne Bennett and Jackie Bennett (Selina); two sisters Linda Olson and Windy Bennett (Paul); Nine grandchildren, Stephen, Tyler, Jerry, Brooklynn, Josalynn, Isabella, Kaden, Emory and Brianna; three Great-grandchildren, Stephen III, Sora, Samuel and numerous Nieces, nephews and friends.
Following the memorial service, the Mt. Tabor Baptist Church family has invited the family for a lunch at the church.