OBITUARY: Mary Edith Bennett Geesaman


Mary Edith Bennett Geesaman, age 86 of Lebanon, Tennessee passed away Monday, November 20, 2023 in Gallatin, TN.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Bill “Button” Burton Bennett & Mary Goldie Bennett; husband, Glen Geesaman; sister, Clara Bennett Sutton; & half-brother, Billy Bennett.

She is survived by sisters, Shirley (Glen) Fitzpatrick, Reba Pearl Thomas, Jennett Bennett, & Beatrice Farmer; half-brother, Johnny Bennett; special friends, G.C. & Ruth Jenkins; & numerous other family members and friends.

Edith was a member of the Baptist faith and a retired Medical Clerical employee. She was a member of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, Alpha Gamma Chapter, and attended Watkins Institute College, Memphis University & Volunteer State Community College. She was a member of a poetry Association and had a poem published. She also painted and sold many of her paintings.

Visitation will be held on Friday, November 24th in the Partlow Funeral Chapel. 233 West Main Street, Lebanon, TN 37087 12 noon until 2:00 p.m. Funeral service at 2:00 p.m. with burial to follow in the Cedar Grove Cemetery.

PARTLOW FUNERAL CHAPEL (615) 444-7007 OBITUARY LINE (615) 444-7017.


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