Nellie Heneretta Bennett

Nellie H. Bennett, 84 of Elizabethtown, died Friday, January 17, 2020 at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She was a native of Hardin County and a member of Northside Baptist Church. She loved to cook and she provided love and support for over 70 children in Hardin County. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Ira Bennett, Jr.; a son, Gary Wayne Bennett; her parents, Bryant H. and Mary Larkin and two brothers, Frank Vessels and Ray Thomas. She is survived by one son, Roger Bennett (Gwen Kloeppel) of Elizabethtown; three grandchildren, Rebecca Murdock (Jason), Joseph Bennett (Andrea) and Katie Bennett (Justin) and four great grandchildren, Pixie Murdock, William Bennett, Sydney Bennett and Luca Davis. The funeral will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Northside Baptist Church with Joseph Bennett and Rev. Kevin Roberts officiating. Burial will follow in Elizabethtown City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Brown Funeral Home and continue after 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Northside Baptist Church. Condolences may be expressed online at


Tuesday, January 21, 2020 from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Wednesday, January 22, 2020 starting at 11:00 AM
Northside Baptist Church

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