Jake Luke Bennett

Age: 87
Address: Jacks Creek, Yancey County
Date of Death: Friday, August 9, 2013
Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home

Details:  Jake Luke Bennett, 87, of Jacks Creek, passed away Friday, August 9, 2013, at Brookside Rehabilitation & Care.  A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Fulton and Inez Peterson Bennett.  He was also preceded in death by 2 sisters:  June Bennett and Genavieve Johnson Forster.  Jake enjoyed farming and gardening.
     Surviving are a brother:  Buster Bennett and wife, Wanda, of Spruce Pine;  sisters:  Louise Gardner of Travelers Rest, SC, and Mary Ellen Lane and husband, Jack, of Erwin, TN; a special nephew:  Buddy Bennett and wife, Connie, of Johnson City, TN; 8 nieces:  Rhonda, Pattie, Sue, Renita, Teresa, Judy, Cathy and Brenda; and several great nieces and nephews also survive.
     A graveside service will be held at 2PM Sunday at Peterson Hill Cemetery on Peterson Branch Road at Green Mountain.
     The family wishes to thank the staff of Brookside Rehabilitation & Care for their dedicated and compassionate care for Jake.

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