- April 20, 1925 - February 12, 2013
- Inman, South Carolina
of Edna's Passing
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“You are all in our thoughts and prayers during this sad time.
May God comfort you as only HE can.
1 of 5 | Posted by: Rose. Parris - Inman, SC - Friend
“She was a very sweet woman. Always had a smile on her face. Sorry for your loss. Praying for the family.
2 of 5 | Posted by: Pamela & Jeff Elder - Inman, SC
“My heart ache as i hear of the lost of your love one.My prayer is that you and your family find comfort and peace in knowing your love one is in a...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: A friend
“Dear Family,My heart weeps for your sorrow. I was so very fond of "Aunt" Edna. She was such a sweet lady with such a caring heart. How good it is to...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Cathy Guffey - Inman, SC
“i am so sorry to here about Edna she will be missed alot.she is in heaven with her sister annie.annie was my grandma i will missed them both
5 of 5 | Posted by: Jonathan Gilbert - cowpens, SC
Edna Mae Benfield
Edna Mae (Owens) Benfield, 87, of 1107 Mason Rd. passed away Tuesday, February 12th, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Benfield was born in Inman, S.C. on April 20, 1925, a daughter of the late James Richard and Tiny Ellen (Ravan) Owens and was the widow of Oliver Clinton Benfield.
She was a member of Lake Cooley Baptist Church and was a homemaker.
Survivors include two sons, Dean Benfield and his wife Faye, Rev. Jimmy Benfield and his wife Louise all of Inman, two daughters, Doris Center and her husband Douglas of Landrum, SC, Ellen Atkins and her husband Gary of Inman, a brother, Preston Owens of Spartanburg, four sisters, Inez Guffey of Inman, Lillian Keller of Spartanburg, Dot Cox of Inman and Emmer Lee Gilliland of Spartanburg. There are 18 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren. Mrs. Benfield was predeceased by a sister, Anna Lou Varner.
The family will receive friends Thursday February 14, 2013 6-8PM at Seawright Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held at Lake Cooley Baptist Church at 2:00PM on Friday, February 15th, with Rev. Mark Cannon and Rev. Joe White officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. The family is at their respective homes.
Seawright Funeral Home & Crematory