Cover photo for Bennie Appleton's Obituary
Bennie Appleton Profile Photo
1945 Bennie 2022

Bennie Appleton

February 10, 1945 — July 25, 2022


Bennie Thomas Appleton, 77, of Florence, Alabama passed away Monday, July 25, 2022, at his residence. Visitation will be from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM on Wednesday, July 27, 2022, at Lawrence Funeral Home. The Graveside service will be at 3:30 PM on Wednesday, July 27, 2022, at Fergason cemetery in Town Creek, AL with Bro. Larry Davis officiating and Lawrence Funeral Home directing.

Born on February 10, 1945, to Harold and Lucille Appleton, Bennie enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren, and yelling ROLL TIDE. He was a lifetime member of Owen Chapel Baptist Church where he was a deacon. Mr. Appleton worked at Solutia for 36 years.

Survivors include his son, Chad Appleton (Deena) of Florence; six grandchildren, Wesley, Rachael, Dylan, Daniel, Kalena, and Bentley; two sisters, Linda Mayhall, and Angela Little; and several nieces, nephews, and extended family.

Bennie was preceded in death by his parents, Harold and Lucille Appleton; wife, Sue Appleton; and brother, Jerry Appleton.

Pallbearers will be Wesley Biffle, Dylan Biffle, Daniel Biffle, Chris Rutherford, Brandon Coan, Cody Wilson.

The family extends special thanks to Enhabit Hospice, and nurse Kaylee Noles.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Bennie Appleton, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Public Viewing

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

1:00 - 3:00 pm (Central time)

Lawrence Funeral Home

, Moulton, AL 35650

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Graveside Service

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Starts at 3:30 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 20

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree