Richard Bennett III
CENTERBURG — Richard L. “Rick” Bennett III, 54, died unexpectedly June 6, 2008, at his home in Centerburg.
He was born June 2, 1954, in Columbus.
He is survived by sons, Brock Christopher of Columbus and Trey Michael of Centerburg; father, Richard (Marie) Bennett Jr. of Hilton Head Island, S.C.; grandmother, Myrtle Thomas of Hilton Head Island, S.C.; sisters, Debra (William) Burchfield of Columbus and Sharon (David) Zimmerman of Athens; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by wife, Laura; mother, Shirley Claffey; and sister, Karen Underwood.
Rick was an avid fisherman and a member of the Centerburg Church of Christ.
A private interment will take place today at Union Cemetery, Columbus. There will be a memorial service on Wednesday, June 18, at 7 p.m. at the Centerburg Church of Christ, with friend and mentor, Roger Crego officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Centerburg Church of Christ, in memory of Rick and sent to 3830 Columbus Road, Centerburg, OH 43011. Arrangements by the O.R. Woodyard Co. Funeral Home.