Originally created 02/18/99

Mr. Fred Benefield



HEPHZIBAH -- Mr. Fred Lee Benefield, 77, of 4174 Old Waynesboro Road, died Sunday, Feb. 14, 1999, at the Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Second Ebenezer Baptist Church with the Rev. Angelo Hatcher officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Benefield, a native of Richmond County, had retired as a nursing assistant. He was an Army veteran of World War II and a member of Second Ebenezer Baptist Church.

Survivors include two brothers, Lee Benefield, Augusta, and Richard Benefield, St. Louis; and two sisters, Ethel P. Cain, Hephzibah, and Ella M. Blocker, Bronx, N.Y.

Friends may call at the residence.

Peoples Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.