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Cedric Eugene Bennett, American electrical supply company executive.


Bennett, Cedric Eugene was born on June 7, 1926 in Mattoon, Illinois, United States. Son of Kenneth Ross and Dorothy Mae (Wilson) Bennett.


Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1949.


Served as enlisted man United States Navy, 1944—1945, commissioned ensign, 1949, advanced through grades to lieutenant, 1954. Engineering officer United States Ship Valley Forge, 1950—1952, pilot, 1952—1955. Administrative officer, communications officer, legal office VP-26 Squadron, Brunswick, Maine, 1955—1956, resigned, 1956.

Partner C.R. Norton Memls., 1956—1957. Salesman Industrial Nucleonics Corporation, Baltimore, Richmond, Virginia and Mobile, Alabama, 1956—1972, account manager, 1972—1975. Chairman board Nix & Bennett Supply Company and Baldwin Electrical Supply Company, Fairhope, Alabama, since 1975.

President Faces Inc., since 1979. Vice president Deep Six, Inc., since 1982. President Eastern Shore Emergency Services Association, 1977—1978, Fairhope Girls Softball League, 1977—1978.

Vice-chairman Fairhope Planning and Zoning Board, 1979—1983. President Mobile-Baldwin County chapter Coalition for Decency, 1980. President Republican county chairman Sen.

J. Denton, 1981—1982.


Served as enlisted man United States Navy, 1944-1945, commissioned ensign, 1949, advanced through grades to Lieutenant,1954. Member American Home Lighting Institute, Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry, National Association Elec. Distbrs., National Home Builders Association, National Federation Indiana Businessmen, Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce (director 1975-1978), Retired Officers Association, United States Naval Academy Alumni Association, American Association Retired Persons, National Federation Decency, National Republican Senatorial Committee, National Chamber of Commerce.

Clubs: International Trade, Le.


Married Fleur Ardis Norton, June 10, 1949. Children: Cedric Eugene, Mark N., Michael C., John D., Ruth, Rebecca.

Kenneth Ross Bennett

Dorothy Mae (Wilson) Bennett

Fleur Ardis Norton

Ruth Bennett

John D. Bennett

Michael C. Bennett

Cedric Eugene Bennett

Rebecca Bennett

Mark N. Bennett