Clifton Bennett, 87, of Zillah died Thursday.

Mr. Bennett was born in Tillamook, Ore. He served in the Marine Corp and worked as a senior chemist. He retired in 1998.

Survivors include his wife, Marvilena Bennett of Zillah; three daughters, Genevieve Dowdy of Ft. Collins., Colo., Gretchen Bennett of Seattle and Michelle Morse of Camas; and a brother, Lester Bennett of Santa Rosa, Calif.

Memorial services will be held in January at the Toppenish United Methodist Church. Arrangements are by Valley Hills Funeral Home, Zillah.