Nan Louise Bennett
Service: Have been held.
Nan Louise Bennett, 85, died Friday, Jan. 9, 2004, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis.
Mrs. Bennett was born March 29, 1918, in Muleshoe to James and Julia Clarke Smith. She married William R. Bennett Jr. in 1956 in Clovis. During WWII she ran the printing press in the government printing office in Washington, D.C. After returning to Clovis she was a bookkeeper for the State Theatre. She was of the Baptist faith. According to family members, Nan loved to play bridge, sew and travel, especially to Las Vegas, Nev.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Chief Master Sgt. (ret’d.) William Bennett Jr.; three brothers, 1st Sgt. J.M. Smith, Capt. Burney H. Smith and Clark G. Smith; and a sister, May S. Walters.
Survivors include four nieces, Judy Gambill, Terri Bodine and Nicole Gurnsey, all of Clovis, and Michelle N. Streeter of Alta Vista, Calif.
The Rev. Mike Eberhardt will officiate.
Honorary pallbearers are Dick Ainsworth, Dan Abele, Marvin Whatley, Alice Ainsworth, Josefa Abele and Judy Whatley.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Baptist
Childrens Home in Portales.