ERWIN, TENN., – Madalene E. (Bishop) Bennett died on Aug. 11, 2004, in Erwin, Tenn. She was born Sept. 22, 1931, to Henry and Ethel Bishop and was also the stepdaughter of Lester Thurston. Her family and friends will miss her very much. Maddy is survived by her husband, Bob Bennett, of Erwin, Tenn.; three children, Lisa Wright of Garland, and her husband, Dale, Karen Bennett of Johnson City, Tenn., Bobby Bennett, and his wife, Angela, of Erwin, Tenn.; four grandchildren, Emily Wright, Matthew Wright, Isiah Bennett and Hannah Bennett; her siblings, Raymond Bishop, Marilyn Field, and Marlene Lyford; along with many nephews and nieces. At her request, there will be no funeral services.