Melanie Hutchins Bennett


Services for Melanie Hutchins Bennett, the wife of Lexington School District 1 District Athletics Director David Bennett, are scheduled for 4 pm Thursday in Lexington.
Mount Horeb United Methodist Church is where a celebration of Bennett's life will take place. The "postgame" celebration will follow at Southern Oaks in Gilbert. 
Bennett, 54, passed away at her residence. Known by many as "Mel-Ma" and "Mel B", she was known as the "queen of the dance party" and remembered for her "bright and infectious spirit and loud laughter". 
Bennett is survived by her husband, 2 children and 2 siblings. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Collin’s Kids Foundation, PO Box 301, Conway, SC 29528, or using the following link: .
Caughman-Harman Funeral Home, Lexington Chapel is in charge of arrangements.