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Betty Jo Wigley Bennett
September 25, 1935 - January 5, 2019

Betty Jo Wigley Bennett, age 83 of Wilmar, passed away Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello. She was born September 25, 1935 in Monticello, AR to the late Bunyon Wigley and Annie Lane Wigley.

She was the widow of Bobby Lee Bennett, her husband of 55 years, a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by three brothers, Jack Wigley, Buster Wigley and Jimmy Wigley; two sisters, Margie Hill and Mary Jones; and two sisters-in-law, Faye Wigley and Carolyn Wigley.

Survivors include three sons, Bobby Bennett and wife Felecia of Warren, Jack Bennett and wife Cindy and Joe Lee Bennett all of Green Hill; three daughters, Bunnie Grubbs and husband Danny of Jonesboro; Debra Richardson and husband Steve and Susan Cook and husband Ranny all of Warren; two brothers, Pete Wigley and wife Billie of Allen, TX and Donald Wigley of Dallas, TX; one sister-in-law, Geraldine Wigley of Mena; twenty grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren.

Graveside service will be 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at Green Hill Cemetery. Visitation 6:00-8:00 p.m. Monday evening at the funeral home. Online guestbook at

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