Mary Benefield, daughter of the late Virgil and Laura Merritt Howard, was born at Parkers Lake, KY on April 27, 1944 and she departed this life on May 15, 2017 in Dayton, OH.
She is survived by three brothers, Grover Lee Howard of Westchester, OH, Jimmy Ray Howard of Tateville, KY, Carl Vernon Howard of Blue John, KY; six sisters, Lee Rose Anderson of Dayton, OH, Elvina Pomroy of San Antonio, TX, Flonnie Gates of Dayton, OH, Ruth Warren of Blue John, KY, Alfreda Ogle of Anderson, IN and Helen Sue Whitehead of Dayton, OH.
Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by; one brother, Herbert Don Howard, and two sisters, Mildred Alene Vanover and Elsie May Wylie.
A graveside service was held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the Blue John Cemetery.
This Obituary is courtesy of the Pulaski Funeral Home.
Published on May 24, 2017