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Anna Rita Allen Benham
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1935
Meade County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 13, 2000
Meade County
Kentucky, USA

Anna Rita Benham, 65, Brandenburg, died December 13, 2000, at her residence. She was born March 31, 1935, in Meade County, the daughter of the late Paul Warren Allen and Mary Eleanor Arnold. She was a retired waitress and a member of Bethel United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by 5 brothers and 2 sisters. Ms Benham is survived by 3 children, Penny Downs and Neal Benham, both of Brandenburg, and Alan Benham, Carmi, IL; 7 sisters, Marie Hardesty, Payneville, Rena Lou Humphrey, Battletown, Loretta Jupin, Irene Hockman, Ruth Humphrey, Bonnie Jean Wardrip, and Patsy Smith, all of Brandenburg; 3 grandchildren, Samantha Benham, Leslie McNally, and Lance Downs. Funeral services were held December 17 from the chapel of Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home with the Rev. Roy Padgett Jr. officiating. Burial was in Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers were Mike Wood, Joe Marik, Bobby Barker, Roger Allen, Gary Allen, and Greg Allen.

Family links: 
  Paul Warren Allen (1894 - 1964)
  Mary Eleanor Arnold Allen (1899 - 1963)
  Robert Curtis Benham (1926 - 2013)*
  Mary Mildred Allen Adkisson (1917 - 1977)*
  Alva Eugene Allen (1918 - 1997)*
  Neva Louise Allen Greer (1919 - 1966)*
  Beatrice Marie Allen Hardesty (1921 - 2002)*
  Loretta Mae Allen Jupin (1922 - 2011)*
  Thelma Irene Allen Hockman (1923 - 2003)*
  James Lamar Allen (1925 - 1980)*
  William Randolph Allen (1927 - 1984)*
  Robert Verland Allen (1928 - 1976)*
  Nina Allen Humphrey (1932 - 2016)*
  Anna Rita Allen Benham (1935 - 2000)
  Paul Warren Allen (1943 - 1944)*
*Calculated relationship
Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery
Meade County
Kentucky, USA
Maintained by: Kent Pack
Originally Created by: Thelma Whelan
Record added: Jan 17, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17529325
Anna Rita <i>Allen</i> Benham
Added by: Melody Addington
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- Thelma Whelan
 Added: Jun. 12, 2007

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