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Margaret Bennett

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[October 06, 2009]  Margaret E. Bennett, 77, of Lincoln, formerly of Decatur, died Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2009, at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital in Lincoln.

There will be no services. Mrs. Bennett requested to be cremated.

Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home in Lincoln is handling her arrangements.

She was born Oct. 19, 1932, in Clinton to Bernie and Faye Provin Davis. She married Joe W. Bennett on Nov. 23, 1973, in Decatur.

She is survived by her husband, of Lincoln; two daughters, Marlene E. (and husband Alan) John of Lincoln and Linda M. Jones of Springfield; one son, George T. Brown of Decatur; two granddaughters, Nikki Edwards of Springfield and Amy John of Lincoln; and one great-grandson, Austin Harris of Springfield.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brothers, Harold and Virgil Davis.

She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was entirely devoted to her family.

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