CANON - Vergil "Junior" Steven Bennett, Jr., 31, passed away on Monday, August 19, 2013.
He was born in Anderson, S.C. on January 7, 1982, the son of Vergil S. "Red" Bennett, Sr. and Louise Dowell Bennett of Canon, GA. He was a farm worker and an avid hunter. Mr. Bennett was of the Methodist denomination.
Survivors, in addition to his parents, include sisters and brother-in-law, Addie Lynn (Kris) Adams, Hartwell, Karen Claudia Daniel, Royston, and Tiffany Nicole Bennett, Canon; and nieces, Kilie Adams and Bella Echols.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, August 23, at the Pruitt Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Don Clark, Don Nestor, and Jerome Hill officiating. Interment will follow in the Bowers Memorial Gardens in Canon.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Thursday, August 22. The family is at the home.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations to defray funeral costs.
Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.pruittfhroyston.com.
Pruitt Funeral Home, Royston, is in charge of arrangements.