James Bennett, 87, of Russellville, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020, at his home. He was born February 26, 1933, in Blue Mound, Illinois, son of the late Ralph and Louise Reiter Bennett.
He was preceded in death by his parents; 2 sisters; and a brother.
He is survived by his wife, Floy M. Bennett; 2 daughters, Jackie Ireland and Joy Leigh Severns; and stepchild, Monty Roberts; 4 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are private under the direction of Lemley Funeral Service of Atkins.
Online obituary and condolences are available at www.lemleyfuneral.com.