Terry Dean Bennett

Terry Dean Bennett, 71, died Sept. 25, 2019, at Casper Mountain Living Center, Casper, Wyo.

He was born March 18, 1948, in Scott City, the son of George J. and Mary Ellen (Fenton) Bennett.

Terry graduated from Scott Community High School.

He married Beatrice (Bea) L. Wilson on Dec. 30, 1967, in Carlsbad, N.M. They resided in Scott City and Healy while he worked for Fairleigh Trucking Co. and Sharp Brothers Seed Co. She preceded him in death on March 19, 1996.

Terry married Thelma Lopez Feb. 21, 1997. They moved to Ruidoso, N.M. where he was self employed. They later divorced.

Terry married Arleta Ivy in February 2004 in Syracuse. They divorced in 2008.

Terry moved to Torrington, Wyo., where he worked for Panhandle Coop until he retired in 2013.

Survivors include one brother, Robert (Bob) Bennett and wife, Carol, Healy; two sons, Rustin (Roni) Bennett, Torrington, Wyo., and Jason (Shelby) Bennett, Evans, Colo.; one daughter, Jerinda Bennett, Valley, Ala.; two sisters-in-law Debbie Bennett, Dighton, and Barbera Bennett, Paducah, Ky; three grandsons, two granddaughters and four step-grandsons.

He was preceded in death by both parents; a son, Todd Allen; wife, Bea; brothers Ralph, Harold (Buddy) and James (Jim); sisters Joyce Blau, Marjorie Bennett, Catherine (Caty) Grieg and Mary Weibe; nephews Billie and Bradley Bennett; a niece, Toni Herring; and a step-granddaughter, Molly Moss Sturdivant.

A memorial service will be held Sat., Oct. 5, 10:30 a.m., at the Fort Laramie Church in Fort Laramie, Wyo.

A graveside service will be Mon., Oct. 7, 10:30 a.m., at the Scott County Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the church are welcome.

The Scott County Record

PO Box 377

Scott City, KS 67871

Phone: 620-872-2090

Fax: 620-872-0009