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Cathy Jane Bennett

July 7, 1946 - January 23, 2022

Cathy Jane Bennett of Houston, Texas passed away on January 23, 2022 at the age of 75.  She was born on July 7, 1946 to C.J. and Mary Frank (Blackwell) Hicks in McKinney, Texas.  Cathy married David Bennett on August 31, 1968 in McKinney, Texas.  She attended (TCU) Texas Christian University and graduated from North Texas State University with a degree in education.  Cathy was a teacher in the Alief and Fort Bend School Districts and taught at Dulles Middle School for many years and received the Teacher of the Year award in 2001. 

She is survived by her husband, David Bennett of Houston, Texas; son, Barry Bennett and wife, Susan of College Station, Texas; grandchildren, Kylie Hammack and husband, Montana of Bryan, Texas and Colton Bennett of College Station, Texas; one great grandchild on the way, Ryder; and numerous other loving family and friends.

Cathy was preceded in death by her parents.

The family will receive friends during a visitation on Sunday, January 30, 2022 from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home, 2525 Central Expressway North in Allen.

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David, you are in my thoughts and prayers. I love Cathy and cherish our years of friendship. She will be missed. With sympathy, Carole Carole Macmanus, January 29, 2022 David, my prayers are with you and your family. I treasure the memories that I have of all of our years that Cathy and I shared. Please know that I would be with you on Sunday if I could, and that I care about you so much.
Sandy Walthall, January 27, 2022 David, Prayers for you and your family as you mourn the loss of Cathy. She was my good friend for about 70 years, and I have so many fond memories of being with her. I hope you can cherish your memories, too, and be comforted by knowing that she is at peace with her loved ones in heaven. Thinking of you all today. John and Harriet Harriet Finger, January 26, 2022 Dear David and Family: My condolences to you and your family on the loss of your dear wife, Cathy. May you find peace and comfort in the days ahead from your family and friends and your faith in God. Most sincerely, Sharon Sharon (Steele) Robertson, January 25, 2022