Drusilla Bennett Ragland

Drusilla Bennett Ragland

Born June 29, 1933. Died May 11, 2019.
Resided in Rome, Ga

Mrs. Drusilla Bennett Ragland, age 85, of Rome, passed away on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at her residence.

Mrs. Ragland was born in Summerville, GA, on June 29, 1933, daughter of the late Otis Richard Bennett and the late Eula Beatrice Flippo Bennett.  She was a graduate of Summerville High School and attended the Carroll Lynn Business School.  She was retired as a secretary from General Electric after over 30 years of service.  She was of the Baptist faith and will always be remembered as the epitome of a southern lady.  In addition to her parents, Mrs. Ragland was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Hobson Dewey Ragland, mother-in-law, Tee Ragland, four brothers, William O. and Ruby Bennett, Dewey Lee Bennett, Archie and Ann Bennett, Grady Bennett, two sisters, Ruby Bennett, Eula Belle Bennett Scoggins, and a special nephew, Brent Delaney Scoggins.

Survivors include her brother, James Robert Bennett (Peggy), Rome; brother-in-law, Donny Scoggins, Summerville; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at 12:00 noon, in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, with the Rev. Dr. Charles Bishop officiating.  Interment will follow in Oaknoll Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, from 10:00 am until the service time.

Pallbearers are requested to assemble at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, on Tuesday at 11:30 am and are as follows: Mike Bennett, Skipper Bennett, Mark Bennett, Alex Stewart, Logan Eller and Nathan Thompson.

Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, has charge of the arrangements.

Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel