Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Benefiels in:
 • Miami Memorial Park Cemetery
 • Miami
 • Miami-Dade County
 • Florida
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Wanda Ernestine Baugh Benefiel
Birth: Mar. 28, 1927
Death: Nov. 9, 1976

Born in Easy Town, a coal mining town 6 1/2 miles southeast of Clinton, Ind. third child of Joseph Enoch Baugh 1893-1985 and Ethel Mary Horrall 1900-1976. Sister of Herschel Sylvester Baugh 1921-1987, Lucy "Vivian" (Ousley) Wood 1923-1989, Mini "Irene" (Thomas) Fletcher 1929-1959, Merland Oden Baugh 1931-2003, & Iona Pearl (Willard) Ellis 1933. Granddaughter of Joseph Stillson Baugh & Josephine Wagoner and Albert Horrall & Lucy Arms.

She married her beloved Richard Earl Benefiel May 15, 1945 in Miami Beach. They were the parents Sharon Lee (Robert) Palmer, Richard E. Benefiel, Jr. & David F. (Beth) Benefiel. Grandparents of Robbie, Ricki & Jon Palmer, Lori Ann Benefiel, Dawn Marie & Michelle Benefiel.

She became a widow too young and never got over her grief.
She suffered with cancer for three years before her death, but she did live long enough to see all her grandchildren. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Enoch Baugh (1893 - 1985)
  Ethel Mary Horrall Cox (1900 - 1976)
 
 Spouse:
  Richard Earl Benefiel (1920 - 1958)*
 
 Children:
  Sharon Lee Benefiel Palmer (1946 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sylvester H Baugh (1921 - 1987)*
  Lucy "Vivian" Baugh Wood (1923 - 1989)*
  Wanda Ernestine Baugh Benefiel (1927 - 1976)
  Minnie "Irene" Baugh Fletcher (1929 - 1959)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Miami Memorial Park Cemetery
Miami
Miami-Dade County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: Sharon Benefiel Palmer
Record added: Jul 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28306614
Wanda Ernestine <i>Baugh</i> Benefiel
Added by: Sharon Benefiel Palmer
 
Wanda Ernestine <i>Baugh</i> Benefiel
Added by: Sharon Benefiel Palmer
 
Wanda Ernestine <i>Baugh</i> Benefiel
Added by: Sharon Benefiel Palmer
 
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Carolee McGill-Barker
 Added: Jul. 12, 2016
@};- To a beautiful Mother, too soon gone. Loved & missed by her family & friends. With her husband & daughter, all resting in Heaven. God Bless this family & the ones they left behind. ~ 60/1 Tue.
- Mom of Timothy L. Turner
 Added: Sep. 8, 2015
In heaven
- Bob
 Added: Aug. 18, 2015
There are 58 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
This page is sponsored by: D. Singleton Shell

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service