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Wanda Sue Forrest

Wanda Sue Forrest

Posted: Wednesday, October 5, 2011 5:37 pm

The Messenger, October 5, 2011
Wanda Sue (Bennett) Forrest, 64, of Tiptonville died Oct. 3, 2011, at her residence.
Services were set for 11 a.m. today in the Tiptonville chapel of Dyersburg Funeral Home, with the Rev. Stanley Grimes officiating. Burial was to follow in New Haven Cemetery. Pallbearers were to be Ricky Bennett, Ralph Decker, Richie Turner, Regie Hancock, Max Grimes and Jason Webb. Honorary pallbearers were to be Richard Morris and Thomas Grimes.
 She was a retired child caregiver and a member of Calvary Independent Baptist Church.
Survivors include her two daughters, Karen Forrest and Lori Rivers, both of Tiptonville; her son, James Ricky Forrest of Tiptonville; five sisters, Velma Morris, Brenda Grimes, Debby Hancock and Barbara Grimes, all of Troy, and Martha Powers of the Shawtown community; a brother, Ricky Bennett of Hornbeak; five grandchildren, Summer Forrest, Andrea Miller, Autumn Miller, Ricky Forrest Jr. and Holly Lamb; and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Forrest; her parents, Stanley “Boe” and Hester (Williams) Bennett; and her sister, Alice Ann Bennett.
Condolences may be left at www.dyersburgfuneralhome.net

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