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

   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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