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Walter Larry Bess

February 14, 1946 — April 27, 2024



Walter Larry Bess, 78, of Benton, passed away from this life on Saturday evening, April 27th, 2024 at his home. Walter was a retired welder who enjoyed gardening and caring for animals. Walter was also a member of the VFW Post #1084 out of Benton, Ky. 

Walter is survived by his children, William Todd and Fiancé Jessica Fowler of Paducah, Donna (Darryell) Rush of North Carolina, Grace (Chris) Todd McKenzie of Berea, Ky., Angel Rhodes of Benton, Walter Larry Bess Jr. of Tn., and David Bess of Tn.; one sister, Mildred Bess of Tn.; and numerous grandchildren and nieces and nephews. 

He was preceded in death by his Mother and Father and several Siblings. 

A private family memorial service will be held at a later date. Lindsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left for the family at   

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