Mrs. Benjamin died October 2, 2012 at Magnolia Regional Health Center. She was born December 2, 1936 in Alcorn Co. to the late John Bynum and Jessie Smith. She was former garment factory worker and retired from the Alcorn Co. Schools. She enjoyed gardening, reading and loved her grandchildren.
Preceded in death by her parents, 1 brother and 3 sisters.
Survived by her son Larry (Janet) Benjamin of Corinth, MS. Brother Bill Smith of Picayune, MS. Grandchildren Katie Benjamin of Memphis, TN. Johnson Benjamin of Corinth, MS. Father of her son Smith L. Benjamin of Rienzi, MS.
Host of nieces, nephews family and friends.