Cleona Bennett

Cleona M. Bennett, 72, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, June 11, 2014, in Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.

She was born Jan. 24, 1942, in Randolph County, a daughter of the late Ben and Nancy Tenney Brady.

She is survived by two daughters, Kristina Burr and fiance, Bill Rohr, and Nichole Bryant of Buckhannon; three brothers, Everette and wife, Connie Brady, and Jerry Brady, both of Buckhannon, and Larry and wife, Michelle Brady, of Rock Cave; three sisters, Sue and husband, Larry Grubb, Sheila and husband, Johnny Loudin, both of Ellamore and Jane Hartley of Weston; three granddaughters, Heather and Ashley Burr and Cheyenne Bryant, all of Buckhannon; two grandsons, John Allen Burr and Anthony Bryant, both of Buckhannon; three great-granddaughters, Ariah and Jaiden Brown and Presley Tenney, all of Buckhannon; two great-grandsons, Collin Rice and Ryder Tenney both of Buckhannon; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and Walter Brady; son-in-law, Tony Bryant; sister-in-law, Kay Brady; and brother-in-law, Joe Hartley.

Mrs. Bennett was employed by Reidboard Sewing Factory for many years, was a volunteer at Holbrook Nursing Home and Upshur County Headstart and a Christian by faith. She enjoyed playing bingo.

The family will receive friends at Heavner and Cutright Funeral Chapel today from noon-2 p.m., the funeral hour, with the Rev. Wease Day officiating. Interment will follow in Talbott Cemetery.

Online condolences may be extended to the Bennett family at The Bennett family has entrusted Heavner and Cutright Funeral Chapel with the arrangements.