Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Bennett Cemetery in St.Helena Parish

BENNETT CEMETERY, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana. 
Recorded and Submitted by Antoinette Harrell-Miller, June, 2001

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An African American Cemetery

Bennett Cemetery is located on Cleveland Rd.
Get on Hwy 16, take a right on Hwy 1046, when
you get to the fork, take the left on Hwy  1045.
Past Gordon Chapel Church of God In Christ, 
go about 5 miles, the road on  the right hand side is J.P. Thomas Rd.
The Road on the left
is Cleveland Road. Take this road past the 
curve, about a quarter of a mile past the curve.
The cemetery sit on the left hand side. This
land belong to the Bennett Family.

Special thanks to Bernard Temple and ILona
Lyttle.
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   1. C. B.
       Cleveland Bennett, Jr.
       b. May 11, 1936
       d. April 21, 1987
           God so loved the world; John 3:16


    2.  Cleveland Bennett, Sr.
          b. Jan 7, 1907
          d. Aug 14, 1987
              US Navy 
              World War II

    3.  " Mama Lillie"
           Lillie Lue Van Hitchens Bennett"
           b. Mar 1, 1907
           d. Sept 3, 1991
               Follow peace with all men: 
               Heb 12: 14

    4.  Rev. Jasper Harrell, Jr.
          b. Mar 9, 1934
          d. Aug 1, 1987
              I must work the work of him that sent
              me. John 9:4

    5.   Ms. Chandel Renita Pope
          d. June 25, 1995
               age 32


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