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Avery County Obituaries – Compiled April 10, 2012

Avery County Obituaries – Compiled April 10, 2012

Sarah May Benfield, D. April 5, 2012.

Sarah May Benfield, infant daughter of Christopher William and Angela Marie Boehk Benfield of Elk Park, passed away on April 5, 2012 at Mission- St. Josephs Hospital inAsheville.

She was preceded in death by: her brother, Peter Noel Benfield, maternal great grandmother, Mary Jean Boehk and maternal great grandfathers, Paul Hunter and James Vern Boehk..

Along with her parents, she is survived by: sister, Gracie Benfield of the home; maternal grandparents, George and Kathy Hunter ofButler,KY; paternal grandparents, Bill and Chenilla Benfield of Newland; maternal great grandmother, Wilma Hunter of Falmouth, KY; paternal great grandmother, Dollie Daniels of Newland.

Private graveside services were held in the Elk Mountain Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children at950 West Faris Rd. Greenville, SC 29605 or www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org.

Words of comfort and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.rsfh.net.

Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home of Newland is serving the Benfield family.

Richard Westmoreland, D. April 7, 2012.

No information available at this time.

Florence Hudson, D. April 8, 2012.

No information available at this time.

Listing of Avery County Funeral Homes:

Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home in Newland:

296 Ash Street

P.O. Box 215

Newland, NC 28657