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Milton J. Benefield

March 19, 1938 ~ July 24, 2019 (age 81)


Milton Benefield, 81, of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2019.

Born in Gainesville, Ga., to Oscar and Rose Benefield, Milton lived his entire life in Hall County. A dedicated family man who owned and operated M&M Egg Co., he worked hard to provide for his wife and children. Over the course of his life, he was a member of Emmanuel and Chicopee Baptist churches.

Milton is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Benefield; his parents, Oscar and Rose Benefield; and his sister, Louise McGinnis. He is survived by his children and their families: Joel and Kim Benefield, Joey, Milton, and Reyna Benefield, and Myles Bennett; Kevin Benefield and Whitney Tomasino; Susan and Keith Dargis, Katelyn Dixon, and Brittany and Emma Dargis; as well his sister, Jane Avera.

The family will receive friends Friday, July 26, 2019, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Little & Davenport Funeral Home. The funeral service will take place Saturday, July 27, 2019, at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at Alta Vista Cemetery.

As an expression of sympathy, contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Northeast Georgia.

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Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville Highway, SW, Gainesville, Ga. 30501 is in charge of arrangements.

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July 26, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory
355 Dawsonville Hwy SW
Gainesville, GA 30501

Funeral Service
July 27, 2019

1:00 PM
Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory
355 Dawsonville Hwy SW
Gainesville, GA 30501

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