Coy Bennett

Coy Bennett, 76, of Columbia, died Monday, July 16, 2018, at the Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville.

He was born August 1, 1941, in Adair County to the late Riley Thomas and Leoner Blaydes Bennett.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Carol Sue England Bennett, three brothers, Chester, Ray and Lenin Bennett, and one sister, Earlene George.  He was a former farmer and mechanic.

Coy is survived by four daughters, Crystal Bennett and Amanda Bennett both of Columbia, Talitha (Randy) Bennett and Terry (Jack) Hill both of Somerset; four grandchildren, Zayne Lee, Randy Bennett, Jr., Steve Corbin and Eric Corbin; two brothers, Carol Wayne Bennett and Raymond Bennett both of Columbia; three sisters, Rosie Bennett and Mary Louise Rainwater both of Columbia, and Mayrine Giles of Nicholasville; several other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services were held yesterday, Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at 12 Noon at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with burial in Leatherwood Cemetery.

Casketbearers were Chris Bennett, Randy Bennett, Jr., Steve Corbin, Eric Corbin, Jr. Crawhorn and Jack Hill.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.