Robert Bennett 

Robert Bennett 

Mr. Robert Gladstone Bennett, age 68, of Tampa, FL and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, November 2, 2011. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lester Bennett, Sr. and Dorothy Bennett; brothers, Elmer Bennett and Lester Bennett, Jr.; and sister, Linda Johnson. He is survived by his sisters and brothers-in-law, Elizabeth and Julius Stephens, Flowery Branch, GA, Lula Bell and Utah Harris, Buford, GA and Dorothy and John Earls, Buford, GA; brothers and sisters-in-law, James Richard Hunter and Juanita Hunter, Decatur, GA, James T. and Joann Bennett, Snellville, GA and Carl and Kathy Bennett, Lawrenceville, GA; host of nieces, nephews, and cousins; six step-sisters; and two step brothers, all of Buford, GA. Mr. Bennett was born October 31, 1943 in Buford, GA. He received his education in Buford City School System and Cobb County School System. He was a chef and a member of Allen Temple United Methodist Church in Buford, GA. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Pastor Betty Sue Earls officiating. Interment will be at Old Union Cemetery in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday evening from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at www.flaniganfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133.