Margaret Neil Benson, 76, of Spring City, passed away on Sunday, June 8, 2014, at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge.
Mrs. Benson was born in Spring City on May 7, 1938, to William Baxter and Cleo Sue West Clack. She was a member of Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Roddy. She was a loving wife, sister and aunt. She is preceded in death by her parents; sister, Katherine Walker; former husband, John Robert Benson; infant brother and sister.
Survivors include husband, George Lennon, Spring City; brother, James Robert Clack, Spring City; brother-in-law, Billy Ray Walker, Spring City; several nieces, Susan, Beth, Stephanie, Tonya and Nicole; nephews, Kevin, Curtis and Bobby; and many friends.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 11, in Evans Mortuary, Rockwood. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 12, in Bethel Baptist Church, with the Rev. Tony D'Young officiating. Graveside services will follow at Glen Alice Cemetery, Rockwood. The family requests memorials made to On Wings of Eagle, P.O. Box 96105, Washington, DC 20090-6105.