Graveside services are scheduled for 11:30 a.m., Monday, Feb. 14, 2011, at South Park Cemetery for Bennie U. Waggoner, 91, of Roswell, who passed away Feb. 10, 2011. Robert Moore of South Main Church of Christ will officiate. Bennie was born on July 30, 1919, in Okarche, Okla., to Benjamin and Lenore Waggoner, who preceded him in death.
He was predeceased also by a son, Darrel Waggoner. Bennie married Lela Williams on Dec. 23, 1938, in Roswell. She survives him at the family home. They were married 72 years. Bennie is survived by one brother Orban Waggoner, of Roswell; five grandchildren, Jeff Wood, Shayne Wood, Wendy Jennings, Leslie Blakeman and Brittany Glenn; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Bennie was a farmer/rancher. Friends may pay their respects online at lagronefuneralchapels. com. Arrangements are under the direction of LaGrone Funeral Chapel.