Dwight D. Benefield

By Staff
November 13, 2006
Dwight D. Benefield, age 62, of Tuscumbia, passed away Monday, November 13, 2006.
Mr. Benefield was a native of Arab and a member of New Harmony Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the Army and received a National Defense Service Medal. He received Code of Conduct Training and Military Justice Training. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gurley and Gerdys Benefield; and his wife, Brenda Benefield.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, November 16, 2006, in Akins Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Paul Hulsey officiating. Interment was in Mount Hope Methodist Cemetery.
Mr. Benefield is survived by two sons, Lee Benefield and wife Sharon, of Russellville, and Mark Benefield of Haleyville; a brother, Manul Benefield and wife Maxine, of Arab; and five grandchildren, Mason Benefield, Cassidy and Matthew O'Neill, Luke Benefield and Brenner Benefield.
Akins Funeral Home assisted the family.