Mrs. Ruby Lee (Kinder) Benson, 79, of Swifton, departed this life Sunday, Nov. 21, 2010 at Jonesboro.
Mrs. Ruby Lee (Kinder) Benson, 79, of Swifton, departed this life Sunday, Nov. 21, 2010 at Jonesboro. She was born June 22, 1931 in Swifton, the daughter of E.B. and Eula Jane Kinder.
Mrs. Benson was preceded in death by her husband, Andrew Benson Jan. 19, 1985; two brothers, Carl and Ray Kinder; and four sisters, Lola Mae Kinder, Joyce Kinder, Alma Jean Benson, and Lois Self.
She is survived by three sisters, Faye Keaster of Dierks, Pauline Calhoun of Swifton, and Aline Brewer of Swifton; one brother, Joe Kinder of Swifton; one brother-in-law, Jack Benson of Swifton; and one sister-in-law, Marilyn Kinder of Swifton.
Although she did not have children, she treated her twin nieces, as if they were her own. She also leaves behind many friends and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010 at Swifton First Assembly of God with Bro. Carl Neal and Bro. Floyd Porter officiating. Interment followed in Swifton Cemetery.
Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home (www.jacksonsfh.com).