CONWAY, S.C. -- Head Football Coach David Bennett's mother and Coastal's No. 1 football fan, Margery "Ma"/"Gah" Bennett, passed away early Monday morning after a long battle with lung cancer. She was 71.
Ma and Pa Bennett were a mainstay at every Coastal football game since the program's inception, including last Saturday's win at Winston-Salem State.
The funeral will be Wednesday, October 4 at 1 pm at the First United Methodist Church at 113 3rd Street in Cheraw, S.C. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorials be sent to the FUMC of Cheraw Building Fund in Ma Bennetts name.