ABERDEEN – Gwenith Dean Benson, 75, died Sunday, June 22, 2014, at Oak Tree Manor in Amory. She was born September 8, 1938, in Lamar County, Ala., to Golie E. Lann and Mae Evalee Roberts Lann. She was an employee at Harco/RiteAid for 25 years.
Services will be Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in Aberdeen with Bro. Wes White officiating. Burial will be in Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Lamar County, Ala. Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home of Aberdeen is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include one daughter, Jennifer Benson Miles (John) of Greeneville, Tenn.; three grandchildren, Conor Benson Miles of Greeneville, Tenn., Evan Cade Miles of Greeneville, Tenn., and Camryn Alisabeth Miles of Greeneville, Tenn.; one sister, Joyce Avery (Frank) of Smithville; two nephews, Jimmy Avery of Smithville and Kenny Avery of Smithville.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Paul Benson Jr.
Visitation will be today, June 24, 2014, from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home.
An online guest registry and condolences may be accessed at www.tisdalelannmemorial.com.