Flossie Benfield
1938 - 2021
BORN
1938
DIED
2021
FUNERAL HOME
Sossoman Funeral Home
1011 South Sterling Street
Morganton, NC
Flossie Benfield

May 10, 1938 - July 7, 2021

Flossie Benfield, 83, of Morganton, passed away Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at Burke Hospice after a period of declining health.

Mrs. Benfield was born May 10, 1938, to the late Ediston Forrest and Fannie Luiza Franklin. She was a member of Missionary Ridge Baptist Church and was retired owner of Ned's Wrecker Service and N&M Trucking, Inc.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ned Walton Benfield; and her brothers and sisters, Coy Franklin, Dora Franklin, Edison Forrest Franklin, Lena Franklin, Wilborn Franklin, Alvin Franklin, and Patsy Drummond.

Surviving are her daughter, Pam Watts and husband, Denny; son, Mike Benfield and wife, Melissa; grandchildren, Angie, April, Misty, Kolby, and Landon; great-grandchildren, Madison, Aidan, Dalton, Logan, Jack and Anna; and brother, Glenn Franklin.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m., Friday, July 9, in the Life Enrichment Center of Missionary Ridge Baptist Church. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m., in the church, with the Rev. Chris Dale and Dr. Darren Browning officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family wishes to express their appreciation to the staff at Grace Heights & Amorem, formerly Burke Hospice & Palliative Care.

Memorials may be made to Missionary Ridge Baptist Church, 5612 John Watts Rd., Morganton, NC 28655.

Sossoman Funeral Home

www.sossomanfh.com
To plant trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store.
Published by The News Herald on Jul. 8, 2021.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
Jul
9
Visitation
1:00p.m. - 2:00p.m.
Life Enrichment Center of Missionary Ridge Baptist Church
, NC
Jul
9
Funeral
2:00p.m.
Life Enrichment Center of Missionary Ridge Baptist Church
, NC
Funeral services provided by:
Sossoman Funeral Home
MAKE A DONATION
MEMORIES & CONDOLENCES
Sponsored by Sossoman Funeral Home.
Add a Message


Not sure what to say?



2 Entries
Angie, Ward, Madison, & Dalton So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Scott & Terri Kincaid
July 9, 2021
Pam and Family we are so sorry for the lost of your mother but she is well now in Heaven and with Jesus.You are all in our thoughts and prayers!Love, Charlotte Watson and friend Kenny Rhyne
Charlotte Watson
Friend
July 9, 2021
Showing 1 - 2 of 2 results