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William Thomas Benedict
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1860
Boone County
Missouri, USA
Death: Apr. 20, 1936
Grayson County
Texas, USA

Parents W E Benedict and Nancy Stone. Married Cavana Dodd.
Obit found on Page 9, of the April 21, 1936 edition of the Sherman Democrat.


William Thomas Benedict, 76, retired farmer, died at 11 p.m. Monday at his home, 1400 West Morgan, Denison, Texas. He had been ill of heart disease since last Thursday.

Funeral services were to be held at 3 p. m. Tuesday at Denison, Paul Southern, minister of the Denison Church of Christ officiating. Burial was to be at Friendship cemetery with the Talley Funeral home of Sherman, Texas in charge.

Mr. Benedict was born Jan. 16, 1860 at Columbia, Mo., and had been a resident of Grayson county since 1898. He was a member of the Church of Christ at Whiterock.

Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Cavana Benedict of Denison; three sons, W. F. Benedict of Whiterock and D. R. and R. E. Benedict of Denison; two daughters, Mrs. Marie Smith of Denison and Mrs. Thelma Maxwell of Howe; three brothers, R. G. Benedict of Stroud, Okla., James Benedict of Columbia, Mo., and Jack Benedict of Sedalia, Mo.; two sisters, Mrs. Manda Carey and Mrs. Rebecca Brundage of Brown's Station, Mo.; 12 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Obit provided by fellow find-a-gravers Tony & Patricia Held

Family links: 
  Wesley Ellis Benedict (1837 - 1915)
  Nancy Stone Benedict (1837 - ____)
  Isabella Cavanna Dodd Benedict (1871 - 1957)*
  Drinery Benedict (____ - 1913)*
  William Frank Benedict (1888 - 1960)*
  Hattie Lee Benedict Schroeder (1899 - 1921)*
  Robert Elmer Benedict (1907 - 1969)*
  Infant Benedict (1911 - 1911)*
  Marie Benedict Smith (1912 - 1975)*
  William Thomas Benedict (1860 - 1936)
  James Henry Benedict (1861 - 1945)*
  Robert Griffin Benedict (1864 - 1950)*
  Amanda Elizabeth Benedict Carey (1867 - 1947)*
  Amanda Elizabeth Benedict Carey (1867 - 1942)**
  Rebecca Benedict Brundege (1876 - 1950)*
  Luther Jackson Benedict (1882 - 1968)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Unmarked grave. Info from Texas death certificate.
Friendship Cemetery
Grayson County
Texas, USA
Created by: May Ashby Royer
Record added: Oct 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30771466
William Thomas Benedict
Added by: May Ashby Royer
William Thomas Benedict
Added by: May Ashby Royer
William Thomas Benedict
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