BENNETT, James Edwin Sr.,
83, of Henrico, passed away November 9, 2017. Mr. Bennett was born in Toccoa, Georgia on February 18, 1934. He is survived by his sons, James Bennett Jr. and Raymond Bennett; his grandchildren, Nathan Edwards, Charles Edwards, Rebecca Sumner and Raleigh Edwards; and great-grandchildren, Elizabeth, Brody, Audrey Edwards and Brianna Sumner. He was a veteran of the United States Army, Military Police and was retired from Contel/Verizon Phone Company. Visitation will be held 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at Woody Funeral Home, 1771 N. Parham Rd. A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, November 16, 2017, in Stonewall Memory Gardens, 12004 Lee Hwy., Manassas, Va. 20109. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 6767 Forest Hill Ave., Suite 270, Richmond, Va. 23225.