CAMERON—Funeral services for James William “Jimmy” Bennett Jr., 49, of Cameron were held Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012, in the Kathryn W. Green chapel of Green-Patterson Funeral Home in Cameron with Mark Miller officiating. Burial followed in Powers Chapel in Rosebud.
Mr. Bennett died Oct. 16 in a Temple hospital following an illness.
He was born Oct. 12, 1963, in Houston to James and Beulah Cason Bennett Sr.
Mr. Bennett had worked as a security guard for the Texas Department of Corrections.
He graduated from Sam Houston High School in Houston and was a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors are his wife, Alene Bennett of Cameron; three sons, Luke Hatcher of Shreveport, Louisiana, Carl Groendes and John Groendes, both of Rockdale; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. James W. Bennett Sr. of Houston; a brother, Kevin Bennett of Houston; and a sister, Diana Puccio of Spring; also, four grandchildren.