MEMPHIS

Kathryn Bennett, 93, of Memphis, formerly of Hernando, passed away on Dec. 4, 2017.  The family will gather to receive friends on Saturday, Dec. 9, beginning at 12 noon, and funeral services will follow at 1 p.m. at Memphis Funeral Home Poplar Avenue Chapel.  Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.  Kathryn was a faithful and dedicated member of the Hernando Church of Christ.  She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister.She was eager to help and serve everyone she met.  Kathryn always went the extra mile for her family and friends.  Mrs. Bennett was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, James O. Bennett.  She is survived by her children, Kitty Carpenter (Richard) of Memphis, Joyce McDowell (Jim) of Jackson, Tenn. and Don Bennett (Peggy) of Hernando; five grandchildren, Brent (April) and Shawn (Amy) McDowell, Tammy Doriot, Dustin (Michelle) Carpenter, and J.D. Bennett; six great-grandchildren, Austin, Murphee, Lily, Jack, Nora and A.J.; her sister, Frances Clinard of Knoxville, Tenn. and her brother, Tommy Suiter of Clarksville, Tenn.  Lasting memorials in Mrs. Bennett’s memory may be directed to the Hernando Church of Christ.  Online condolences may be made at MemphisFuneralHome.net.