Linda Benson

Wednesday, 25 November 2020 11:50

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Linda Benson of Howe, Oklahoma was born September 17, 1962 in Poteau, Oklahoma to Clarence and Dorothy (Woodral) Benson and passed away November 23, 2020 in Newcastle, Oklahoma at the age of 58.

She is survived by:

Her children:

Salena McCarthy of Hodgen, Oklahoma

David Williams and wife Shawna of Howe, Oklahoma

Lindsey Williams of Newcastle, Oklahoma

JonDale Morris and wife Ariel of Poteau, Oklahoma

Tosha Culpepper and husband John of Hartford, Arkansas

Three sisters:

Bonnie Dehart and husband David

Pennie Williams and husband David

Sharron Smallwood

Mary Green

Two brothers:

Norman Benson

TC Benson and wife Treasa

16 grandchildren:

Briar Frady, Thorn Frady, Destany Collins, Dustie Williams, Codi Williams, David Williams, IV, Montana Williams, Justice Gentry, Jesse Gentry, Jr., Jacee Gentry, Chance Morris, Corbin Morris, Caston Morris, Mathew Culpepper, Grayson Culpeper, and Juniper Culpepper

Numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and a host of friends

She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Dorothy Benson; and two sisters, Kathy Edwards and Lisa Goins.

Linda was a long-time resident of the area and a homemaker. She loved spending time with her family and friends. She was a loving mother, sister, grandmother, aunt, and friend. Linda will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

Funeral service will be 10 a.m., Saturday, November 28, 2020 at Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home Chapel in Heavener, Oklahoma. Burial will follow in Hontubby Cemetery under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home of Heavener, Oklahoma.

Pallbearers will be: Montana Williams, David Williams, IV, Briar Frady, Thorn Frady, Chance Morris, and Jesse Gentry

Honorary pallbearers will be: John Culpepper, JonDale Morris, David Williams, III, Charley Mattox, and Preston Mattox

Viewing will be from Noon until 6:00 p.m., Thursday; and 9:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m., Friday at the funeral home. The family will have visitation with friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday at the funeral home.

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