Graveside services for Barbara E. Benson, age 84, of Pell City, AL will be held on Saturday, January 29, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at Valley Hill Memorial. If inclement weather service will be held at the First United Methodist Church. Mrs. Benson passed away Sunday, January 23, 2011. She is preceded in death by her husband, Gordon Edward Benson and son, Douglas Edward Benson. Mrs. Benson is survived by her son, Gregory Charles Benson; daughter, Nancy Jean Wilkerson; daughter-in-law, Marilyn Benson; sister, Dorsi Tately; grandchildren, Emily Brooke Benson, Kristi Anna Wilkerson, Kacie Alanna Wilkerson, and Bridget Rae Benson. She was a member of the Pell City First United Methodist Church. Barbara’s love and appreciation for God, her family, her country and the beauties of nature will stay with those who knew her. She will be greatly missed but the spirit of her faith, hope and love will always be in our hearts. In lieu of lowers, the family request donations be made to the Cancer Research of your choice. Condolences may be offered at www.kilgroefh.com. Kilgroe Funeral Home in Pell City will direct the services.
Published on  January 26, 2011