We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Gateway-Forest Lawn Funeral Home
Nettye Jo Bennett, 92 of Lake City, passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2022 at the Haven Hospice Suwannee Valley Care Center. She was born in Sneads, Florida to the late Joseph A. Cogburn and Nettye K. Wester Cogburn. Mrs. Bennett had made Lake City her home for the past 3 years having moved here from Sneads. She was a graduate of Sneads High School class of 1946 and a longtime member of Sneads United Methodist Church. Recently Mrs. Bennett was a member of The Cross Church in Lake City. She enjoyed baking wedding and birthday cakes and sewing for her family. She was preceded in death by her husband 66 years, Hiram F. Bennett, Sr. in 2014.
She is survived by her children, grandchildren and numerous extended family and friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Bennett will be conducted on Monday, July 25, 2022 at 11:00 AM at The Cross Church with Rev. Kenneth Edenfield officiating. Interment will follow at Pope Cemetery in Sneads, Florida on Monday, July 25, 2022 at 3:00 PM (Central Standard Time). Visitation with the family will be one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Cross Church Building Fund at 12518 S US Hwy 441, Lake City, FL 32025 in memory of Mrs. Bennett.