Ruby McGimsey Bennett

Ruby McGimsey Bennett, 88, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, March 26, 2018 at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She was a native of Boston, KY and a member of Severns Valley Baptist Church where she taught 3 year old Sunday School Class for 45 years. She loved the Lord, cooking, sewing, canning and gardening. She took the trip of her lifetime to Ireland with her brother and sister-in-law. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Warren Bennett; her parents, James and Edith Lucille McGimsey; a sister, Mary Louise Bennett; a brother, Joseph McGimsey and three infant brothers, James, Jr. , Vance Cephus and Bobby Lee McGimsey. She is survived by one son, Phillip Lloyd Bennett of Elizabethtown; three daughters, Linda (Darrell) Joiner of Rineyville, Carla (Kevin) Thomas and Sandy (Ken) Jaggers all of Elizabethtown; one sister, Valinda Hughes of Elizabethtown; sisters-in-law, Anna Bechanan, Belinda McGimsey, Nellie Bennett and Ann Bennett; four grandchildren, Angela (Cameron) Brown, Kevin Thomas II, Mary Samantha Jaggers and Dylan Jaggers; numerous nieces and nephews including two that she thought of as her own, Janice Lewis and Larry Bennett and her granddog, Ginger. The funeral will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home with Bro. Joseph Bennett officiating. Burial will follow in E-town City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday and continue after 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed online at


Thursday, March 29, 2018 from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

Friday, March 30, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Friday, March 30, 2018 starting at 2:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

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