Mrs. Evelyn Maxine Sturdivant Benson
Born August 22, 1934. Died August 04, 2021.
Resided in Trion, GA
MRS. EVELYN MAXINE STURDIVANT BENSON – Age 86, of Trion GA was born August 22, 1934 to her late parents Richard Franklin and Anna Lee Cook Sturdivant. She passed away Wednesday, August 4, 2021 with her family at her bedside. She was a member of New Bethel Baptist Church for many years. She was employed at Oakview Nursing Home. She was preceded by her husband, Allen Benson, Jr., three sisters, Marjorie Buckley, Frankie Reese, and Geraldine Hall.
Survivors are her two daughters, Sandra McLemore of Summerville, GA and Lynette Benson of Trion, GA; three sisters, Joyce Price of Summerville, June Johnson, and Pamela (Rick) Madden of Decatur, GA; three grandchildren; five great grandchildren; brothers-in-law, John Hall and Troy Reese; nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.
Homegoing Service will be held Sunday, August 8, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. at New Bethel Baptist Church, 281 Georgia Ave, Summerville, GA 30747, with Pastor Kevin Roach, Eulogist. The family will receive friends one hour before the service at the church. Interment, Summerville Cemetery. The family is asking attendees to please following CDC guidelines and to wear masks. Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, GA.
New Bethel Baptist Church, Summerville, GA