Mrs. Laverne Kay Bennett, 52, of Jonesboro died Sunday, March 10, 2013.

She was born September 5, 1960 at Newport, the daughter of Harvey and Alta (Pharris) Adams, and married Mr. David Bennett on June 27, 1980. She was preceded in death by her parents. Mrs. Bennett is survived by her husband, David Bennett of Jonesboro; two sons, Jason Bennett of Jonesboro, and Matthew Bennett and wife Sarah of Grubbs; one brother, James Adams of Louisiana; four sisters, Noma Mitchell of Bradford, Mildred Larsen of Batesville, Brenda Neal of Mississippi, and Martha McElrath of Olive Branch, Tennessee; and two grandchildren. Memorial services are 10 a.m. Friday, March 15, at Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jon Worsham officiating. Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home.