James R. Bennett, American politician, Died at 76


James R. “Jim” Bennett was born on January 3, 1940, and died on August 17, 2016.
He was a Republican politician from Alabama.
From 1978 to 1983, James R. Bennett served as a member of the Alabama House of Representatives and as a member of the Alabama Senate between 1983 and 1993.
James R. Bennett went on to serve two non-consecutive terms as secretary of state of Alabama, from 1993-2003 and 2013-2015.
James R. Bennett passed away at 76 years old.