Celia W. Bennett
Aiken, SC – Celia W. Bennett, 89, of Aiken, SC entered into rest on Wednesday, February 26, 2014. Born in Aiken, SC, September 12, 1924, she worked in the Aiken County School System and Aiken County Housing Authority, Preceded in death by her loving husband, Rias C. Bennett, Celia is survived by her loving sister, Loretta Cherry, Bellmore, NY; four devoted children, Joseph L. DeShields, Aiken, Alice B. O’Bryant (Evans), Irmo, DeCarla A. Bennett, Augusta, GA and Cpt. Augustus P. Bennett (Sonya), Virginia Beach, VA; five grandchildren, Kelvin L. O’Bryant, Evans M. O’Bryant, Augustus P. Bennett, Jr., William Ira Bennett, Hampton M. Bennett; one special sister-in-law, three nieces, four nephews and five grand-nieces. Celebration of life service will be held Sunday, March 2nd, 2014 at 2:00 o’clock pm, Friendship Baptist Church, 515 Richland Ave., Aiken, SC. Reverend Clinton Edwards officiating. Interment will be held at Aiken Memorial Gardens, 1523 Edgefield Hwy., Aiken. Friends may call at the residence, 520 Lincoln Ave., Aiken, SC or at Miller’s Funeral Home from 3pm-7pm Friday and Saturday from 1pm-7pm, and Sunday from 1pm-2pm at the church. MILLER’S FUNERAL HOME, 136 KERSHAW ST., SE, AIKEN, SC 29801 (803) 649-2055.