Emma Elizabeth Richey

May 3, 1931 - October 24, 2021

Emma “Elizabeth” Richey Bennett, age 90, of Florence, passed away Sunday, Oct. 24. 2021. Visitation will be Wed. Oct. 27, 2021, from 11:00 until 1:00 pm at Williams Funeral Home of Florence. The service will follow at 1:00 pm in the chapel with Brother Tim Griggsby officiating. Entombment will be at Tri-Cities Memorial. Pallbearers are Dennie Robinson, Lonnie Robinson, Timothy Behel, Paul Williams, Gary Engel, Terry Engel.

Elizabeth was a member of Lone Cedar Church of Christ. She loved Alabama Football and the Braves Baseball, loved crocheting, and loved playing cards and playing bingo. Elizabeth loved her family. She had 10 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and one on the way.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Marvin Richey Jr. and Haskel Bennett; parents, Walter & Louise Robinson; sisters, Christine Wright (Reeder) and Norma Jean Smith; sister-in-law, Joyce Robinson; brother, James Robinson (Katherine);  brother-in-law, Clarence Engel; and Frank Henson, son in law.

Survivors are her children, Rickey Richey (Amy), Teddy Richey (Kathy), John Bennett (Amy) and Kenya Henson; brothers, Sidney Robinson and Roy Robinson (Juanita); sister, Peggy Engle; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that you make a donation to El Reposo Nursing Home.

You may sign the guest register at wfunerals.com


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4 Comments on “Emma Elizabeth Richey Bennett”

  1. To Kenya’, John, and other family members: I am so sorry for your loss. Mrs. Bennett. She was a sweet woman and a good neighbor. I pray that the Lord will comfort and bless you now and in the days to come

  2. Sorry for your loss; I will have your family in my prayers; Elizabeth was a very sweet and kind person.

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