Walter Ray Bennett Jr.

Published 11:29 am Tuesday, January 19, 2021

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Walter Ray Bennett Jr., 65, of Mocksville died on Jan. 17, 2021 at his home in Davie County.

   He was born on April 25, 1955 in Forsyth County, the son of Walter Ray Bennett Sr. and Betty Yarbrough Bennett.  He is preceded in death by his father.

He graduated from Davie County High School with the class of 1973. He was a supervisor for CINTAS in Winston-Salem, where he worked for 20 years.  He was a pastor for The House of Prayer for 18 years.

  Survivors: his mother, Betty Yarbrough Bennett of Mocksville; daughters, Michelle Bennett Laughlin (David Lee) of Hubert, and Jenny Bennett Eure (Jared) of Clemmons; sisters, Deborah Steele (David) of Mocksville, and Bobbie Hendrix of Mocksville; grandchildren, Raheem, Cody and Caleb Martin, Jared Eure Jr., Cassandra Mills, Danielle and Tristan Gibson; and 2 great-grandchildren, Sawyer and Ezra Martin.

A visitation will be held Saturday, Jan. 23 at Davie Funeral Service of Mocksville from 11 a.m.-1p.m. A private family service will follow.  Pastor Brent Spry will officiate.