Wendall Bennett Sr., 72, died Saturday, March 8, 2014, at United Regional Hospital in Wichita Falls. 

Graveside services were March 12 at Newcastle Cemetery in Newcastle with Scotte Clark, of Olney, officiating. 

Arrangements were under the direction of Lunn Funeral Home of Olney.

Wendall was born Jan. 15, 1942, in Bath, Maine. He moved to Newcastle, Texas, in 1999 from Maine. Wendall had worked as an automotive body technician. He was preceded in death by his three sisters and one brother.

Wendall is survived by his mom, Ruth Creamer of Bath; five sons, Wendall Bennett Jr. and Alexis Tate and Tony and Mona Bennett, all of Newcastle, Byron Bennett of Illinois, Keith Bennett of Conroe and Warren Preston of Houston; five brothers; one sister; eight grandchildren; two great-granddaughters; and several nieces and nephews.

Condolences to the family may be made at www.lunnfuneralhome.com.