Alene Garlin Benefield

Mrs. Alene Garlin Benefield, age 86, of Adairsville, passed away Tuesday, October 1, 2019, at Floyd Medical Center.

She was born in Waleska, Georgia, November 27, 1932, daughter of the late Bill Garlin and Mamie Garland Smith. Mrs. Benefield was a member of Apostolic Tabernacle Church and retired from Champion Garment. Her hobbies included sewing, crocheting and working puzzles. She was a loving mother and grandmother. Mrs. Benefield was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Ralph Eugene Benefield; father, Bill Garlin and mother and step-father, Homer and Mamie Smith. 

Survivors include her son, Bryon Benefield; grandsons, Cole Benefield and Matthew Benefield; great-grandson, Weston Cole Benefield; and several dear friends.

Funeral services were held Friday, October 4, 2019, at 11:00 AM from the chapel of Barton Funeral Home, Adairsville, with Rev. Ray Montgomery and Rev. Lee Garland officiating. Interment followed in the Lakeview Cemetery, Plainville.

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R. Dudley Barton and Son Funeral Home, Adairsville, is in charge of funeral arrangements for Mrs. Alene Garlin Benefield.