Barbara Linville Bennett, 76, of Johnson City, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in the NHC Healthcare.
She was a native and lifelong resident of Johnson City and a daughter of the late Labon and Cortie Correll Sparks.
Mrs. Bennett was a member of the University Parkway Baptist Church. She was a homemaker and had worked for Murray Guard.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Julie Mosier; and a granddaughter, Jennifer Pate.
She is survived by a daughter, Patricia Smith, of Johnson City; a son David Linville and wife, Robin, of Johnson City; five grandchildren, Connor and Christopher Linville, Daniel Mosier, Jacqueline Lane and Jessica Norton; four great-grandchildren, Gabriel, Allison and Madeline Norton and Jasmine Pate.
Memorial services for Mrs. Bennett will be conducted at 7:00 PM Thursday, April 24, 2014, in the Chapel of Woodall-Anderson and Dugger Funeral Home with the Rev. Rusty Wishon officiating.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5:00 PM until the service hour.
The family would like to offer special thanks to Gary and Marie Glover for their support and friendship.
Condolences may be made online at www.wadugger.com.
Woodall-Anderson and Dugger Funeral Home, 108 W. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City, is serving the Bennett family. 423-928-2245