Originally created 03/09/99

Mrs. Rhoda Benton



MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Mrs. Rhoda Benton, 91, of 150 Waring Road, died Saturday, March 6, 1999.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at Pine Hill Baptist Church, Hephzibah, with the Rev. Ken Galloway officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Benton was a homemaker and a member of Miami Shores Baptist Church.

Survivors include a son, James Earl Benton, Miami; a daughter, Ann S. Pate, Memphis; three sisters, Daisy Schulken, Wilmington, N.C., Phoebe Snead, Parrotsville, and Lillian Percival, Vero Beach, Fla.; and five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the church from 1 p.m. until the hour of the service.

Elliott Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.