Sarah Benfield

MAIDEN - Sarah Jane Rhyne Benfield, 81, passed away April 2, 2013, at the Palliative Care Center & Hospice of Catawba.

She was born in Gaston County on March 29, 1932, to the late Samuel Andrew Rhyne and Estelle Baker Rhyne.

Services will be held 11 a.m. Friday at Mountain View Baptist Church.

The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church.

Interment will be in the church cemetery.

Online condolences may be made at

E. F. Drum Funeral Home is serving the Benfield family.

Published in Gaston Gazette on Apr. 4, 2013