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Mildred Aleen (Johnson) Bennett

October 23, 1929 ~ February 5, 2019 (age 89)

Mildred Aleen Bennett, 89 of Fishers, passed away February 5, 2019.  Born October 23, 1929 in Cookeville, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Cecil and Ada Whitaker Johnson.  She worked on the assembly line for General Motors for sixteen years, retiring in 1994.  Mildred enjoyed 5K walks, travel, jigsaw puzzles, crocheting and most of all spending time with her grandson and great grandson.  Survivors include her son, Rick Bennett; daughter, Pamela Ritchhart; siblings, Dimple Knowlton, Harold Johnson and Barbara Johnson; grandson, Chris Ritchhart and great grandson Mason Ritchhart.  Her parents, siblings, Howard Johnson, Dorothy Jewel Bradford and Cathy Jarman, preceded her in death.

Services will be at 1:00 pm on Saturday, February 9, 2019 in Hall-Baker Funeral Home, Plainfield, with visitation to begin at 12:00 noon.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.  Online condolences may be made at

Donations may be made to:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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