Floyd E. "Eddie" Bennett

Born: Mon., May 13, 1957
Died: Mon., Nov. 12, 2018


10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, Thu., Nov. 15, 2018
Location: Frist Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Thu., Nov. 15, 2018
Location: Frist Funeral Home

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Floyd E.”Eddie” Bennett, Jr. 61, of Universal, died Monday, November 12, 2018,  at 12:50 pm at Terre Haute Union Hospital with his family by his side.
He was born May 13, 1957,  in Terre Haute to Floyd Bennett, Sr. and Marthella Peters Bennett.
He was retired from Paitsons Roofing in Terre Haute.
Floyd was an avid softball player, playing for many years and was in many state tournaments and was inducted into the Terre Haute Softball Hall of Fame.  He was a devoted Green Bay Packers fan and he loved to fish.
He was preceded in death by his parents; 1 brother, Gary Wayne Bennett; 3 sisters, Geraldine Connett, Diana Little, and Helen Louise Allen.
He is survived by his ex wife, Helen; 2 sons, Christopher (Christina) Bennett of Granger, IN and Floyd “Eddie” (Tracy) Bennett of Hillsdale; 2 daughters, Lacee (Mark) Devins of Universal and Kacee (Robbie) Salmon of Terre Haute;  1 brother, Sonny (Greta) Bennett; 1 sister, Shirley Richards; grandchildren, Tristan, Saige, and Braden Bennett; Caeden and Chase Bennett; Tori Linnenkamp; Kaylee, Kara, Blake Salmon; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Visitation will be on Thursday, November 15 from 10 am to 2 pm at Frist Funeral Home.  Funeral Services will be at 2 pm at the funeral home with Pastor Dennis Leek officiating.  Burial will follow at Spangler Cemetery at Blanford.
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Jan Martin
   Posted Tue November 13, 2018
So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. 🙏

Gail&Lois Melvin
   Posted Wed November 14, 2018
RIP my friend we go back a long way always will remember the good times at the ball park fly high Eddie prayers t o the family

Robert Frew
   Posted Wed November 14, 2018
So sorry for your loss. I loved watching Eddie pitch for the ole Stopover team. You all are in my prayers.

james nasser
   Posted Wed November 14, 2018

Azalea Plant was sent by The Morris Plan .

Deepest sympathy to Kacee Salmon and family from your friends at The Morris Plan.

Steven Sparks
   Posted Wed November 14, 2018
So sorry to hear about this, I’ve known Eddie ever since we were kids
having played softball for & against each other.
Rest In Peace my friend.

Annette Anderson
   Posted Wed November 14, 2018
I am so very sorry for your loss.

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