William “Mike” Bennett, 80, of Woodbine, passed away Tuesday, January 15,
2019 at his residence.
Born November 27, 1938 in Brunswick, GA, he was the son of the late Willie
Lawton Bennett and Irma Pearl Williams Bennett. He was also preceded in
death by his son, William Dennis Cason.
Mike had been a resident of Camden County since 1958, and was retired from
Gilman Paper Company with 40 years of service. He was a member of
Harriett’s Bluff First Baptist Church, and a veteran of the United States
Survivors include his wife, Marcelle W. Bennett of Woodbine; daughter,
Deanna Yates (Dennis) of Aiken, SC; brothers, Gary Bennett (Delores) of
Waycross, and Willie Bennett of St. Marys; granddaughter, Kristin Woodard,
great granddaughter, Addy Clark, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 18, 2019 at 11:00 am at
Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys with Pastor Adam Perkins and Pastor
Doug Harris officiating. The family will receive friends at the chapel, one
hour prior to service time. Burial will be private.
Pallbearers: Blake Manning, Eddie Bennett, Dusty Bennett, Neal Carr, Dustin
McCoy, and Steve Zimerle.
The family requests memorial contributions in memory of Mike Bennett be made
to Hospice of the Golden Isles, 1692 Glynco Parkway, Brunswick, GA 31525.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of