Theresa Lynn Bennion, loving mother and grandmother passed away Sunday, June 14, 2020 at her home. She was born September 8, 1958 in South Bend, Indiana. Theresa had the biggest heart and loved hard. She would give anyone the shirt off her back or her last dime. She loved the Lord and her family, especially her kids and grandkids. She was preceded in death by her mother, Margaret James; father, Orville Milner; sister, Sandy Watkins and brother, Steve James. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Survivors include her children, Vanessa Newberry and husband Spencer and Mike Olivares and wife, Cori; grandchildren, Weston Newberry, Mike Olivares and Ezra Olivares; sisters, Debbie Marie Johnson, Pam James Newton, Connie Estes; brothers, Eddie Hooker and Denis Sutherland; numerous extended family and friends.
Vistiation will be 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home. Graveside services will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, June 17 at Oran Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to First Financial Bank in Vanessa Newberry’s name.