CPL Jacob F. Bennett, Veteran
USA – WWII
White Hall, Arkansas – 06-26-20
ABOUT THE MISSION:
We are privileged to stand and honor CPL Jacob F Bennett, 94, of White Hall. He was born in Star City on May 2, 1926 and died on Jun 21, 2020. A WWII veteran, he joined the US Army on 4 Oct, 1944 and served through 2 Dec 1946 as a Supply Clerk. He was awarded the Combat Infantry Badge on 14 Jul 1945 while assigned to the Battery D 70th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Gun Battalion. He also received the Asiatic Pacific Campaign Ribbon with 1 star, Philippine Independence Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Victory Ribbon, and 2 Overseas Bars. After the service Mr. Bennett worked for Central Moloney for 29 years, retiring as a coil welder. He loved the great outdoors, including hunting and fishing, and enjoyed getting to know people. He was a member of First Baptist Church of White Hall. Survivors include two daughters, two sisters, two granddaughters, grandson, five great-grandsons, two great-granddaughters and two great-great-granddaughters.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 06-26-20
Staging Time: 1:00 PM
Robinson And Fuller Funeral Home
8302 Dollarway Rd
White Hall, Arkansas 71602
Joe “Magic” Maglie
Stage: 1:00 pm
Briefing: 1:15 pm. MUST attend to ride in Escort.
Service: 2:00 pm
Respect Line: Following service, approx 3:15 pm.
Escort: LEO supported to Hardin Cemetery, approx 6 miles.
Flag Line, Military Honors and PGR presentation at graveside service.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.
Submitted By: Joe Maglie
Position: Moderator/Arkansas Ride Captain
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