September 9, 1929 ~ September 7, 2021
Jean Dalrymple McDonald Bennett passed away Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at Quail Haven.
Born in Carthage, September 9, 1929 she was the daughter of the late Sheriff Charles J. McDonald, Sr. and Ethel Dalrymple McDonald. She retired from Moore County Schools after teaching for 37 years. Jean was a life-time member of First Presbyterian Church in Carthage. Her smile, entertaining sense of humor and easy laugh will be greatly missed. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Hammond Bennett, Jr, brother, Charles J McDonald, Jr. and sisters, Neal Ellis and Becky Baker.
She is survived by her son, Joseph Hammond Bennett, III (Denise) of Carthage; daughter, Sarah Bennett Price (Bill) of Pinehurst; grandson, Seth Bennett (Sarah), granddaughter, Gracen Bennett Holmes (Rob); great-granddaughter, Cleo Holmes; brother, Worth McDonald of Raleigh along with special nieces, nephews and cousins.
A special thanks to the staff at Quail Haven and Bonnie Brown (AKA Doug Brown’s wife) for their loving care.
For the safety of everyone, the family has chosen to have a private graveside service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, PO Box 397, Carthage, NC 28327.
Online condolences may be made at www.PinesFunerals.com. A register will be available for those who wish to drop by the funeral home during our normal working hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Services are entrusted to Fry & Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage.