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    - Theresa Tuttle
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Billie Ruth Benson, 65, of Wichita Falls, died Saturday, January 19, 2013.

Funeral services will be conducted at 6:00 p.m. Monday, January 21, 2013, in the chapel of Owens & Brumley Funeral Home with Rev. Danny Hodgkins officiating. Interment will follow at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 26, 2013, at Oleander Memorial Gardens in Wilmington, North Carolina. Arrangements are under the direction of Owens & Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls.

Billie was born March 31, 1947, in Wichita Falls. She was a homemaker and a member of Calvary Baptist Church. Billie was a loving, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She will be missed by all those who knew and loved her.

Billie was preceded in death by her husband, Winston Boyd Benson, her parents, Pauline and Daniel Farina and a brother, Bobby King. She is survived by her children, Shelia Roehrig and husband, Van, of Mascoutah, IL., sons, David Dobbs and wife, Kelly of Murphysboro, IL, and Tim Benson and wife, Susan of Rancho Cucomonga, CA., step-daughter, Susan Benson of Wallace, NC, step-son, Michael Benson and wife, Pam of Currie, NC; grandchildren, Rachel Bush and husband, Michael, Jason, Matthew and Alison Roehrig, Chelsea Wiles, David, Jr., Nicholas and Joseph Dobbs, Gavin and Sydney Benson, Misty and Breanna Benson; great-grandchildren, Bradley Bush and Hunter Benson; brother, Daniel Farina and wife, Debra of Wichita Falls; numerous nieces and nephews.

For those desiring, memorial contributions may be sent to Calvary Baptist Church.

The family will receive friends and family from 4:00 p.m. until service time, at the funeral home.

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Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Jan. 24 to Jan. 25, 2013
Arrangements under the direction of:
Coble Ward-Smith Funeral & Cremation Service
3915 Oleander Drive | Wilmington, NC 28403 | (910) 791-4444
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