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 Ruth <I>Williams</I> Benton

Ruth Williams Benton

Death 4 Dec 2007 (aged 88)
Mayfield, Graves County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Bardwell, Carlisle County, Kentucky, USA
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Dec 07, 2007

BARDWELL, Ky. -- Services for Ruth Williams Benton, 88, of Bardwell will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Milner & Orr Funeral Home in Bardwell with the Rev. Aubert Rose officiating. Burial will be at Old Bardwell Cemetery.

Mrs. Benton died at 8:50 p.m. Tuesday at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield.

She was a 1937 graduate of Bardwell High School and a member of Bardwell Baptist Church.

Surviving are three sons, Thomas H. Benton Jr. of St. Peters, Mo., John L. Benton of Princeton and David E. Benton of Sharpsburg, Ga.; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas H. Benton Sr., and one sister. Her parents were John A. and Zaida Brent Williams.

Friends may call after noon Saturday at the funeral home

The Paducah Sun

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  • Maintained by: Brandy Wells Murray
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 73679350
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ruth Williams Benton (31 Aug 1919–4 Dec 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 73679350, citing Old Bardwell Cemetery, Bardwell, Carlisle County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Brandy Wells Murray (contributor 47722656) .