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“Dorris, I'm so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayer. John was a great guy and one of the nicest men I have ever...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Pamela Durbin - Shepherdsville, KY

“Dear Cheri and Bennett family. I'm so very sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. I have fond memories of time spent at your house in Camp Taylor and...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Lynda Rose - Campton, KY - Friend

“John and Doris were very special to us we havefond memories of our time with them at Little Flock. Our prayers are with your family. ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: Tom & Sandy Taylor Shepherdsville

“John and Doris were great friends of the Hampton family. There was not a time we could remember that John and Doris were not with us thru family...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: David and Patty Hampton - KY

“Doris, Skip, Cheri, Mike, Words could never express the admiration my family has had for all of you over the years. The great memories at Meadow...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Jeff Lamb - Frankfort, KY

“I only had the privilege of being around Mr. Bennett a few times over the last few years, but I must say he was a very kind and friendly man. He had...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Kevin McKnight - Louisville, KY

“I'm so sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayer are with all the family and friends John was a great guy and one of the nicest men I have ever meet. ”
7 of 16 | Posted by: Natasha Meyer - Shepherdsville, KY

“Doris, Skip, Cheri and Mike, Heartfelt sympathy. Heaven has received a wonderful christian man who was loved and a role model to so many. I'm...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Denise (Atchley) Crawford - TX

“I was saddened to hear of John's passing. He was such a pleasure to be around. He always had a big smile and was quick to laugh. The two of you...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Ken and Cheryl Hampton - TX

“Sorry for your loss! Praying for ur family ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: Susan Schroader - Louisville, KY

“Very sad news. Loved both John and Doris. When I was a new Christian, John and Doris befriended my wife and I both and helped me in my walk with...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Mike and Gloria Milam - KY

“I am so sad to hear of your loss. John and Doris were so faithful visiting Dad, Ed Shepherd, most every Monday. I am so pleased to have been able to...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: Dennis O. Shepherd - Greensburg, IN

“Doris & Family we are so sorry to hear about John. We know that we will see him again someday. Praying for all of you. ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: Bill & Shirley Vinson - Gaffney, SC

“Doris I'm so sorry to hear about John. My love and prayers are with you ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Sheila Metcalf Parrish

“We are so sorry for your loss... John loved our Heavenly Father, so we are assured John will be spending eternity where all is peace and love and...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Susan and Tom Bernardi - IN

“We're so sorry for your loss, Remember the song we song at Dad's "What a Day that will be " John is rejoicing with our Heavenly Father , remembering...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Larry and Connie Starr - Columbus, IN


Mr. John C. Bennett, age 85, of Shepherdsville, returned to his Heavenly Father on Saturday, March 11, 2017. Mr. Bennett was born on August 5, 1931 in Louisville, KY to the late John and Bessie Bennett. He was a member of Eastern Gate Baptist Church.
Among those who preceded him in death include, his siblings, Hugh Bennett, Joe Bennett and Mary Cooper.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife of 66 years, Doris Bennett; his children, John "Skip" Bennett, Cheri L. Schanie (Alan) and Joseph Michael Bennett (Ginger); grandchildren, Nicholas, Jack, Grant, Lindsay, Brooke and Christa; great grandchildren, Bennett, Brayden, Bristol and Brielle; sister, Dorothy M. Bennett and a host of other family and friends.
Funeral service will be held at 12:00 pm on Thursday, March 16, 2017 in the chapel of Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home (Preston Hwy. at Brooks Rd.) with entombment in Evergreen Cemetery. Friends and family may pay their respects on Wednesday from 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm and on Thursday from 10:00 am until the time of service at the funeral home.