Richard Archer Bennett died peacefully at Transitions LifeCare of Wake County surrounded in his final days by family.
Rick spent most of his life in Raleigh and enjoyed a wide variety of creative and technical pursuits. Most notably among his varied careers Rick took pride in the childcare centers he owned and operated during the last 30 years with his wife, Sandra. Rick always made time to lend a helping hand to family, neighbors and friends. He is survived by his wife, two daughters, their husbands and three grandchildren, two brothers, his sister, family by marriage and extended relatives.