The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

June 19, 2013

Teresa "Terry" Rae Bennett

Published 6-20-13


Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — MEDFORD — Teresa “Terry” Rae Bennett, 55, was the daughter of Elvin and Darla June Horne Zeman. She was born Sept. 27, 1957, in Enid and was baptized April 13, 1958, at United Methodist Church, Medford. She went to be with her heavenly Father on Tuesday, June 18, 2013, while at her home.

She graduated from Medford High School in 1975. After graduation, she worked various jobs in her younger years.

She married Steve Bennett Oct. 17, 1990. They settled and made their home in Medford.

Teresa worked 10-plus years for the Grant County Health Department as a health care giver.

In 2007, she became a homemaker, helping her husband with the family farm and business. Teresa enjoyed shopping with her mother, gardening, making crafts, fishing, traveling, watching car and horse races, going to the farm to see her cats and spending time with her family, especially her nieces and nephews. She also enjoyed her time with friends and living life to the fullest.

Teresa is survived by her husband, Steve of Medford; parents, Elvin and Darla June Zeman; brother, Steve Zeman; mother-in-law, Jeanette Bennett, all of Medford; many nieces, nephews, family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Shelley Zeman, and grandmothers, Nevis Horne and Ella Hunter.

Funeral service for Teresa will be 10 a.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013, at First United Methodist Church, Medford, with Rev. Linda Grounds officiating. Burial will follow in Rosemound Cemetery, with arrangements by Lanman Funeral Home Inc., Medford. Viewing will be 1-6 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday.

Memorials may be made through the funeral home to the charity of donor’s choice. (www.lanmanmemorials.com)

(Submitted by family)