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Elsie Maye Benefield Barber
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Birth: May 6, 1925
Death: Sep. 7, 2004

Clinton, MS - Elsie Maye Barber, 79, died Sept. 7, 2004, at Central Mississippi Medical Center. She was born May 6, 1925, in Itawamba County to the late Joe and Jimmie Benefield. She was a member of East Heights Baptist Church.

Services were Sept. 9 in the Jefferson Street Chapel of W.E. Pegues. Burial was in Lee Memorial Park.

Survivors include two daughters, Priscilla King and husband, Jerry, of Starkville, and Gerldine Sledge and husband, Elvis, of Clinton; a brother, William Benefield of Tupelo; four grandchildren, Mitch King and wife, Julie, of Jackson, Angie Edge and husband, Kevin, of Hatley, and Hayley Sledge and Seth Sledge of Clinton; three great-grandchildren; a special brother-in-law, William Barber of Saltillo, and his two children, Linda Cochran and W.C. Barber Jr.

She was preceded in death by five sisters, Mittie Lou Raper, Cleatus Benefield, Lois Benefield, Marie Roberts and Alice Barber, and a brother, John Robert Benefield.
Family links: 
  Joseph Marion Benefield (1885 - 1946)
  Jimmie F. Whitaker Benefield (1886 - 1950)
  Mittie Lou Benefield Raper (1907 - 1992)*
  John Robert Benefield (1909 - 1982)**
  Cleatous Benefield (1914 - 1967)*
  Bessie Lou Benefield (1916 - 1982)*
  Martha Alice Benefield Barber (1918 - 1999)*
  Elsie Maye Benefield Barber (1925 - 2004)
*Calculated relationship
Lee Memorial Park
Lee County
Mississippi, USA
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Record added: Dec 10, 2011
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Elsie Maye <i>Benefield</i> Barber
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