Sara Kathryn  Bennett
Sara Kathryn Bennett

September 24, 1920 - June 24, 2019
Born in Bowling Green
Resided in Bowling Green, Kentucky


Sara Kathryn “Sooky” Myers Bennett passed away in the early morning hours of June 24th, 2019 at the age of 98. Born in Bowling Green, she was the only child of Sara Jane Hendricks Myers and Hubert Prentiss Myers.

Sooky was Mother to four children with her first husband, William Homer Pope: Elizabeth “Betty” Myers Pope Browning (David), Janet Welch Pope, William Pope II (Sharon Oreck), Leslie Ann Pope (Doug Fischer); two stepdaughters with her second husband, James K. Bennett: Patricia Bennett, Nancy K. Bennett; five grandchildren (Betsy, Paige, Tom, Josh, Savannah) and eight great grandchildren.

Sooky was for many years the co-owner of The Fashion House and The Campus Corner and later went on to work as a realtor. She was a long time member of the Presbyterian Church and the Delineator Club and volunteered at the Hobson House and the Capitol Arts Center.

Visitation is 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Saturday, July 13, 2019 at J. C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel, and Memorial Service to follow at 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home.




J.C. Kirby & Son Broadway Chapel
832 Broadway Avenue
Bowling Green, KY 42101
Saturday, July 13, 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
J.C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane Chapel
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Saturday, July 13, 2019
7:00 PM