Friday, December 03, 2021
Christopher Hunter Bennett

Christopher Hunter Bennett

November 26, 2020, 13, Wayne County

Christopher Hunter Bennett, age 13, passed away Thursday at his home. Born in Wayne County, he was a seventh grader at Rosewood Middle School. He loved time playing Fortnite, skating, football and spending time with his brothers. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Kenneth Horne.

A graveside service to celebrate his life will be held on Wednesday, December 2nd at 2:00 pm at Davis Family Cemetery with Rev. Sharon Roberts officiating. The family will greet friends at the grave immediately following the service.

Hunter is survived by his mother, Jennifer Horne; his father, Chris Bennett and his girlfriend, Carmen Melvin; his brothers, Nicholas Bennett and Aaron Denning; his maternal grandparents, Marie and Michael Herring; his paternal grandparents, Carlos and Beth Bennett and Frances Heath; a step sister, Destiny Mitchell; his aunts, Jennifer Brown, Kathy Koonce and Kimberly Bennett; and uncles, Chad Smith, Cornelius Smith (Kiara Rawls) and Chad Bennett; a niece, Kenly Boyle; and his cousins, Mackenzie Smith, Tronyae Smith, Jared Smith, Caitlin Bennett, Jasmine Newsome, Ethan Bennett, Madison Laws and Alyssa Laws.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the Bennett family and online condolences may be directed to