William Lawson Bennett

Friday, May 11, 2007

WILLIAM LAWSON BENNETT, 77, of Royal Oak, Mich., died May 5, 2007, at Brighton Ridge Nursing Home in Eureka Springs. He was born June 14, 1929, at Miami Beach, Fla., the son of Frank Andrew and Verna Lawson Bennett. He was a former public school teacher and a retired land developer. He was a veteran of WWII, serving in the United States Army.

Survivors include two daughters, Gwen Bennett and Holly Burks, both of Eureka Springs; one sister, Ethel Weldon of Washington, Mich.; one nephew and three nieces.

Private memorial services will be held. Cremation was under the direction of Brashears Funeral Home of Huntsville.