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Barbara Ann Bennett

June 15, 1939 - April 17, 2021

Barbara Ann Bennett, age 81, of Princeton, Texas passed away on April 17, 2021. She was born on June 15, 1939 to Ola (Cameron) and R.B. Fisher in Snow Hill, Texas. On November 7, 1969, Barbara married Tommy J. Bennett in Sherman, Texas. She worked in the manufacturing industry as an inspector and was a member of the Gunter Ladies Club where she once served as president.

Barbara is survived by her husband of 51 years, Tommy Bennett of Princeton, Texas; her son, Rick Koonce of Culleoka, Texas; grandson, Rickey Koonce and his wife, Kerrie of Culleoka, Texas; four great-grandchildren, Trevor, Haylie, Dakota, and Reagan; brother, James Fisher and his wife, Barbara of Weatherford, Texas; two nieces, Debra Bradford and Barbara Gentle; nephew, Jerry Dale Fisher; sister-in-law, Mary Kolb and her husband, Steve; brother-in-law, Billie Bennett and his wife, Debby.

Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, R.B. and Ola Fisher, and her sister, Loretta Gentle.

Family and friends are invited to a visitation at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home, 300 W. Pecan Street, Gunter, Texas 75058, on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. A graveside service will be held at Gunter Cemetery located on Foy Wallace Road, Gunter, Texas 75058 on Thursday, April 22, 2021beginning at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Scott Jordan officiating.

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Barbara was such a fun person!! Nellie and Barbara had several good times together. Guess they are having a reunion now!! Hope they stay out of trouble! Sorry for your loss snd prayers for comfort. Becky & Ralph, April 21, 2021 Our sincere sympathy to the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time. I have many great memories of Barbara in the early years as we were growing up in the Blue Ridge/Snow Hill area. She was always so much fun. Lena and Earl Milstead, April 21, 2021 Barbra was a beautiful soul. I was lucky to have her in my life. She was the best grandmother to my loving baby boy ,Rickey. She loved everyone and everyone loved her. She was a joy to all of us. Her laugh and caring arms will be missed. Love you Barbie. Rest n peace Christina koonce, April 21, 2021 I remember the great times working at Collins Radio/Rockwell International. Comforting prayers for the family. Ceil Armstrong , April 20, 2021 May Barbara Rest In Peace. What a wonderful woman, I worked with her foe many years and she was always happy and made everyone around her laugh. She sure could tell great stories! Glad I knew her. Sincerely, Ellie Ellie Bronschidle , April 19, 2021 I am a cousin to Barbara and remember her attending the Cameron get togethers at Jim Hogg Park in Quitman. She was a fun person to be around and so happy and smiling. Will be praying for her family and friends.
Carolyn Saxon, April 19, 2021 Ricky I'm so sorry for your loss. Your mom was a very special lady. You are in my prayers. Jayne Skinner, April 19, 2021 We were so sorry to learn of Barbara’s passing. She was a special friend of Mother’s and Aunt Lucille’s. 
John & Paula House, April 19, 2021