In Loving Memory of
Steven Wayne Bennett, Sr.
Steven Wayne Bennett, Sr., 63, was born at home on November 18, 1950, in Brownsville, Texas to Mary and Edward Bennett. He passed away on Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at Lake Jackson Healthcare in Lake Jackson, Texas. He was definitely a "favorite" and loved by his caregivers. He graduated from Robert E. Lee High School in Baytown in 1968. Steven was a self-taught jukebox repairman and was the owner and founder of Bennett's Coin Machine Repair. He loved to go 'boot scootin', especially with his mother, and play at the casino.
Preceded in death by his parents, Mary and Edward Bennett; brothers, Jimmy Bennett and Curtis Bennett; and son, Keith Allen Bennett, who died at sixteen years old in an automobile accident in 1987; Steven is survived by his son, Steven Bennett, Jr. and wife, Rhonda, of Lancaster, Texas; daughter, Beverly Camp and husband, Ed, of Centerville, Texas; grandchildren, Bruen, Hayden, Samantha, Madison, Bailey, Libby, and Tripp; other grandchildren, Johnathon and Daryl Hicks and Lacy and Cody Childress; siblings, Gene Bennett, Larry Bennett, Sandra Magill and Carolyn Zlomke; former spouses, Jo Barnett Surles and Leon Childress; and one surviving aunt and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at 3 p.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2014, at Crespo & Jirrels Funeral Home. A memorial service will follow the visitation at 4 p.m. in the Chapel of Crespo & Jirrels, with Pastor Dwayne Word officiating.
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