|Carolyn Joyce (Chesser) Benefiel
Winslow Alumni Class of 1961
February 08, 2014
Carolyn Joyce (Chesser) Benefiel, 71, of Petersburg, IN died at 1:16 p.m., Saturday, Feb 08, 2014, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville.
She was born in Winslow, Jan. 20, 1943, to Thurman and Mae (Ramsey) Chesser, both deceased.
She was a graduate of Winslow High School, Class of 1961. She married Gary L. “Pete” Benefiel and he preceded her in death Sept. 15, 2011.
She was formerly employed as an EMT in Pike County. She was a 25 year member of Winslow Order Eastern Star. She was also a member of Glezen G.B. Church.
Surviving are two sons, Steve Benefiel and David Benefiel; a daughter, Kimberly Benefiel; a brother, William Chesser; six grand children; and many great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband and parents; two brothers, Richard and Allen Chesser and one great grand-son, Branson, preceded her in death.
Funeral services were at 1:30 p.m. EST Thursday, Feb 13, 2014 at Harris Funeral Home, with Rev. Robert Deel officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Campbelltown.
Visitation was from 10 a.m. until service time at the funeral home.