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Condolence From: Philip Hicks (nephew)
Condolence: Thanks for the oppurtunity to drive the ferry from your captains seat when i was a little boy. i remember it like it was yesterday and i will never forget that. i love you uncle morris!! RIP
Tuesday September 19, 2017
Condolence From: Swain Bennett and Family
Condolence: We are deeply sorry for your loss. I remember the days of crossing the river and going hunting on cat island and the times you allowed me to ride with you and steer the ferry, awesome memories! Until we meet again one day, rest in peace my cousin.
Wednesday May 17, 2017
Condolence From: Barbara Babington Varnado
Condolence: So sorry to hear of your loss. I remember crossing the river on the ferry with my parents many weekends when he was the pilot. I would like to share this poem by Jamie Cirello.

You will always be in my heart. . .
because in there
you're still alive.

May God bless.
Wednesday May 17, 2017
Condolence From: Sarah L. Pipes
Condolence: Ms. Dodie and the entire Bennett Family,
I am so saddened to hear of the loss of your brother/family member. I know he touched a lot of lives and will be greatly missed. May the Lord wrap each of you in His loving arms and grant you the peace and comfort only he can give.
Love and prayers,
Tuesday May 16, 2017
Condolence From: Sue Horton
Condolence: My love goes out to the entire Bennett family.
This man was a strong representation of our
Community, then and now. Prayers for all
Love you Derry
Tuesday May 16, 2017
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