of Little Rock, AR
May 26, 1931 - December 7, 2022
Mary M. Bennett Dailey was born May 26, 1931 in Blackton, AR to Andrew and Lovie Morrison. She passed away peacefully in her sleep December 7, 2022 at the age of 91.She is survived by her son, Keith Bennett of Blackton, AR and daughters, Peggy West (Doug) and Betty Benton both of Sheridan, AR. She is also survived by four grandchildren, Chip Bennett (Kathy), Chris Bennett (Michelle), Jonathan West (Wendy) and Dr. Andrew West (Caitlin). Also left to cherish her memory are ten great-grandchildren and four great- great- grandchildren.Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Andrew and Lovie Morrison; sister, Betty Jo Johnson and husbands, Roy Bennett and Marlin Dailey.She was a life-long resident of Blackton where she was an active community member and an active member of Monroe Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday school and served in various other ministry activities.A visitation will be held Monday, December 12, 2022 from 9:30-10:30 A.M. at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, Marianna, AR followed by graveside service Monday, December 12, 2022 at 11:15 A.M. at McCurley Cemetery on County Road 366 near Blackton. The family would like to thank the staff of Crown Point Assisted Living of Sheridan, Amberwood Nursing and Rehab of Benton, AR and Hospice Home Care of Little Rock for their compassionate care of Mary during her final years.
Peggy and Doug, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers with the loss of your loved one.
It was an honor and privilege to be a part of Ms. Maryâ€™s life. She was precious lady. She will be missed.
Iâ€™m sad to learn of Ms Marys passing. I wish I was half the woman she was. (A bright shining star). Prayers for all and love to allâ¤ï¸â¤ï¸
Mrs. Mary and my mom, the late Melba Dunavan were the true meaning of lifetime friends. These ladies shared the many good times and the hard times. They were pillows of the community. God Bless these ladiesâ¤ï¸