Zona M. Benham
Zona Maxine Smith Benham, 85, Marengo, died Saturday, Dec. 23, 2006, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services in New Albany.
Born June 5, 1921, in New Albany, she was the daughter of the late Marvin Minvin and Jessie Idell Brock Smith.
She was a homemaker and attended Marengo Pilgrim Holiness Church.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Hugh Farnum Benham, and three brothers, Charles P., Ansel R. and Floyd V. Smith.
Survivors include a son, Tyrone E. Benham of Kuna, Idaho; two daughters, Gloria Lois Harbeson of Marengo and Glorina Sharon Trinkle of Hardinsburg; two brothers, Elvin Guy Smith of Marengo and Almus M. Smith of Shenandoah, Va.; two sisters, Elma Faye Smith of Marengo and Idell A. Davis of Salem; 17 grandchildren and 34 great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Saturday, Dec. 30, from 2 to 9 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 31, after 11 a.m. at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey.
Funeral: Sunday, Dec. 31, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home followed by interment in Edwardsville Cemetery.
Officiants: Brothers John Powell and Joey Pyle.
Music: Marvin and May Pavey.