Originally created 05/17/02

Mrs. Dorothy Bennings (AUGUSTA, Ga.)



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Tuesday, May 7, 2002, at the residence, Mrs. Dorothy Junior Bennings of Aumond Road. Funeral Mass will be held Friday, May 17, 2002, at 2 p.m., at St. Marys Catholic Church with Father Richard Hart officiating. Burial will be in Southview Cemetery. She was a native of East St. Louis, Ill., a retired civil services employee and a member of St. Marys Catholic Church. Survivors are one sister, Dr. Catherine Smallwood, Foster City, Calif.; one brother, Charles Junior, Montreal, Canada; two stepdaughters, Miriam Bennings and Delores Marion; grandchildren, Phyllis Zakkari, Anderson, S.C., Veronica Marion, New Haven, Conn., Leatrice Amegnihe, Anderson, S.C., Christopher Marion, Philadelphia, Pa., Maurice and Michael Bennings, Westhaven, Conn.; a host of great-grandchildren, devoted niece, Dorothy Ann Johnson; several nieces and nephews. Family and friends will assemble at the residence at 1:15 p.m. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 Martin Luther King Jr., Blvd.

The Augusta Chronicle May 17, 2002