Alene Bennett, 93, of North Port, Fla., passed away Friday, April 25, 2014, quietly and peacefully, at Tidewell Hospice Inc. in Venice, Fla.
She was born July 23, 1920, in Sylacauga, Ala.
Alene was a wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother and friend, and forever will be missed by all who loved and knew her.
She is survived by her children, including her daughters, Betty (Rupert) Woods-White of North Port, and Sylvia A. (Henry) Traylor of Philadelphia, Pa.; and her sons, Harold N. (Stephanie) Bennett Jr. of Philadelphia, and George F. (Yong Sun) Bennett of Brown Summit, N.C.; along with 15 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; a goddaughter, Rhonda Hester; and cousin, Daryl Seals of Philadelphia. Alene was preceded in death by her loving husband, Harold Bennett Sr.; and her son, Lawrence Bennett.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until a funeral service at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 1, 2014, at Roberson Funeral Home Port Charlotte, Fla., Chapel. Inurnment will be held at a later date by the family. Friends may visit online at www.robersonfh.com to sign the memory book and extend condolences to the family.
Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Home & Crematory Port Charlotte Chapel.