|Birth: ||Jul. 20, 1899|
|Death: ||Feb. 10, 1998|
Hunt County, Texas, Marriages, 1921-1945, grooms page 14:
groom: Bench, Rayford A.
bride: Turner, Myrtle
married: 12 Feb 1921
recorded: marriage volume U page 452
Texas Death Index:
Bench Myrtle T 02-10-1998 HUNT F
MYRTLE T BENCH 20 Jul 1899 10 Feb 1998 (V) 75401 (Greenville, Hunt, TX) (none specified) 464-05-0352 Texas
Greenville Herald Banner, Wed, 11 Feb 1998, page A2, Obituaries, Myrtle Bench
Myrtle T. Bench, 98, of Greenville died Tuesday at Pythian Nursing Home. Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Thursday at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home Chapel. Burial is in Forest Park Cemetery.
She was born in Hunt County on July 20, 1899, to Kyle Turner and Martha Fleenor Turner. She and Rayford A. Bench were married in Hunt County. She was a member of Westview United Methodist Church.
Surviving are three daughters, Billie Summerlin of Greenville, Peggy Gilbert of Emerald Bay at Tyler and Glenda McDonald of Abernathy; a sister Loreta Wiggins of Greenville; five grandchildren, Sue Shanks of Greenville, Gaynelle Iglehart of Dallas, Kathy Gibbs of Austin, Charles Gilbert of Houston and Dr. Gene McDonald of Pasadena, Calif.; six great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband on Dec. 29, 1975; four brothers and one sister.
Pallbearers are Jerry Turner, Ray Turner, Larry Turner, Kenneth Turner, Charles Gilbert and Gene Heard.
Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Greenville Herald Banner, Thu, 12 Feb 1998, page A2, Obituaries, Services Planned
Myrtle T. Bench, 98, of Greenville, 2 p.m. today at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home Chapel. Burial in Forest Park Cemetery.
John Kyle Turner (1871 - 1909)
Martha A Fleenor Turner (1867 - 1954)
Rayford A Bench (1902 - 1975)*
Nell Rose Turner Dees (1894 - 1960)*
Myrtle Turner Bench (1899 - 1998)
Buren Giles Turner (1901 - 1987)*
Loreta Turner Wiggins (1908 - 2000)*
Forest Park Cemetery
Created by: John Armstrong
Record added: Aug 10, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15203963