Services for Gloria Boyd Bennett, 70, were held on Friday, Nov. 26, 2010 at the Tunica United Methodist Church with Rev. Doug Hardin and Rev. Larry Maugh officiating. Burial followed at Oakwood Cemetery.
Mrs. Bennett died Nov. 24, 2010 at Baptist DeSoto Hospital in Southaven.
She was a member of the Delta Delta Delta Sorority at the University of Mississippi. She was also a longtime business owner in Tunica and a member of the Tunica United Methodist Church.
Pallbearers were Jim Arrington, Lamar Boyd, Mike Boyd, Tim Boyd, Robert Corley and Robin Forsythe.
She is survived by her son, Scott Bennett of Hattisburg, Miss; one daughter, Vicki Taylor of Southaven, Miss; brothers Francis Boyd and Jimmy Boyd, both of Tunica, Miss; a sister, Karen Corley of Clarksdale, Miss. and three grandchildren, Tucker Bennett, Charles Bennett, and Mary Horton Taylor.