ETHEL MARIE SPEARS BENNETT, 94, of Paris, passed from this life Saturday November 15, 2013 at Legend Healthcare Center. Starrett Funeral Home will conduct graveside rites at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday November 19, 2013 at Evergreen Cemetery with Rev. Billy Norris officiating.
Ethel was born November 21, 1918 in the Pine Mills community of Wood County, a daughter of Steve Arie and Evy Lee Fuller Spears. She attended Wood County schools, and was a member of Southside Baptist Church of Paris. She married J.T. Bennett, Jr. on January 24, 1952. He preceded her in death on June 16, 1989. She was retired from Campbell's Soup Company, and had also worked at the South Main Caf.
Survivors include several nieces, nephews, and cousins, including Vicki Taylor, of Paris.