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The Cherryville Eagle

Teresa Bennett

Feb 21, 2020 08:53AM

Teresa Bennett

CHERRYVILLE – Teresa Ann Lingerfelt Bennett, 63, of N. Pine St., passed away Friday, Feb. 14, 2020, at her residence. She was born April 16, 1956 in Mecklenburg County to the late Jack and Margaret Helms Lingerfelt. 

Teresa was a proud mother to her daughter, Lisa, and a great sister to her younger brothers. She also loved her grandchildren. She enjoyed NASCAR, Elvis, Betty Boop, westerns, and the Carolina Panthers.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Bennett.

Left to cherish her memory is her daughter, Lisa Courtemanche (Tom) of Cherryville; brothers, Jack Lingerfelt, Danny Lingerfelt (Cindy), Shane Lingerfelt, and Scott Lingerfelt; six grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; and seven nieces and nephews.

A celebration of Teresa’s life will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020 at Carpenter – Porter Funeral and Cremation Services.

Her family will receive friends from 2 to 2:45 p.m., prior to the service at the funeral home.

Interment will be private.

Memorials may be made to Cherryville Area Ministries, 212 N Mountain St., Cherryville, NC, 28021.

Condolences may be made to

Carpenter – Porter Funeral & Cremation Services is serving the family of Mrs. Bennett.