Tammy Jean Bennett

Tammy Jean Bennett

May 13, 2023, 54, Mount Olive –

Miss Tammy Jean Bennett, resident of the Indian Springs community, Mount Olive, passed away Saturday, May 13, 2023, after several months of severe illness.

Tammy had been employed with Western Sizzlin in Goldsboro prior to her illness.  She was a member of Mount Olive Free Will Baptist Church.

Tammy is survived by her father,  James F. Bennett, of the home; two brothers and sisters-in-law, James Timothy “Jamie” and Lisa Bennett of Mount Olive, and Eddie and Roxie Bennett of Forrest City, NC; nieces and nephews, Robert Bennett and wife, Emily, of Marietta, Ga., Amber Smith of Rosewood, and Cody Bennett of Forrest City, NC; several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Peggy Jean Pollock Bennett; and nephew, Cole Bennett.

Funeral services for Tammy will be held Wednesday, May 17, at 6 p.m. at Mount Olive Free Will Baptist Church, officiated by the Rev. B. L. Efird, with visitation to follow.  Friends and family are also being received at the home of Jamie and Lisa Bennett.

Committal rites will be Thursday, May 18, at 10 a.m. in Hillcrest Cemetery, Newton Grove, followed by burial.