December 18, 1930 ~ July 4, 2019
Born in: Norfolk, VA
Resided in: Arden, NC
Johnnie “Jack” Vance Bennett, Jr., 88, passed away Thursday, July 4, 2019 at Mission Hospital.
Jack was born in Norfolk, Virginia to the late Johnnie Vance Bennett, Sr. and Inez Griffin. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 67 years, Delores Ray Bennett and a granddaughter, Crystal Bennett.
He is survived by his three children; two sons, David Bennett and Hilton Bennett and his wife, Terry and one daughter, Sandra Metz; three grandchildren, Chris Bennett, Damon Taylor and Levi Bennett; two great grandchildren, Hank and Leia Bennett; one sister, Shirley Bailey and several cousins, nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 6:00 PM on Monday, July 8, 2019 at Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian.
The family will receive friends on Monday at the funeral home following the funeral service until 8:00 PM.
A private burial will be at Calvary Episcopal Churchyard.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Shriners Children’s Hospital, www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org
Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian is assisting the family.
Following the Service
At The Cemetery