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Helen M Disney Benner
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1921
Taylorville
Christian County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 2004
Jacksonville
Morgan County
Illinois, USA

Journal-Courier, Jacksonville, ILL.,
Wednesday, December 22, 2004
ROODHOUSE

Helen M. Benner, 83, of Roodhouse, died Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2004, at Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville.

She was born April 11, 1921, in Taylorville, the daughter of Charles and Margaret Disney. She married Leverett "Bud" Benner on Nov. 1, 1947, in Roodhouse, and he preceded her in death in 1996.

She is survived by one daughter, Evalyn L. (husband, Bob) Mathews of Roodhouse; three granddaughters, Tammy (husband, Scott) Roberts of Girard, Bobett (husband, Brenn) Dunphy of White Hall and Angie Mathews of Nashville, Tenn.; five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Hazel McVey of Taylorville and Margaret Lake of Niatic; and one brother, Charles Disney of Stonington. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Anna Gideon and Amy Ellis.

Mrs. Benner retired from Roodhouse Envelope Co. in 1984 after 35 years of employment. She and her husband enjoyed traveling. They spent summers at their cabin on the Mississippi River and winters in Florida. She loved her family very much.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday at Mackey Daws Funeral Home in Roodhouse, with burial at Fernwood Cemetery in Roodhouse. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Journal-Courier, Jacksonville, ILL.,
Friday, December 24, 2004
BENNER SERVICES

Funeral services for Helen M. Benner were held 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 23, 2004, at Mackey-Daws Funeral Home in Roodhouse with the Rev. Rex Beard officiating. Taped musical selections included "In the Garden" and "Go Rest High On That Mountain." Pallbearers were Jude Caselton, Kim Elliott, Scott Roberts, Brenn Dunphy, Blaine Roberts, Logan Roberts and Brennan Dunphy. Burial was at Fernwood Cemetery near Roodhouse. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Leverett L Benner (1923 - 1996)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fernwood Cemetery
Roodhouse
Greene County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Judy Clark-Wick
Record added: Oct 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60836183
Helen M <i>Disney</i> Benner
Added by: Diane & John
 
Helen M <i>Disney</i> Benner
Added by: Diane & John
 
 
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