Maude Rebecca Benefiel, 89, of Paoli, passed away Saturday, May 2, 2015, at IU Health of Paoli.

She was born June 16, 1925 in Rosehill Virginia to Joseph Clint Marcum and Mary Shackford Marcum.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Criss Dewane Benefiel, 3 sisters Lee Osborne, Roxie

Campbell and Ruby Dean and 4 brothers White D Marcum, Cecil Marcum, Roy Marcum and Jack


She retired from the Essex Corp in Orleans Indiana.

Survivors include:

2 Sons:

Maurice Dewane Benefiel and wife Sharon Paoli, IN

Rybrin Darrell Benefiel and wife Patty Paoli, IN


Gwendolyn Kay Benefiel Tuell and husband Donnie Paoli, IN

Also surviving MaudeBenefiel are four grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, two step

grandchildren, one step great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be 11:00 AM, Wednesday May 6, 2015 at the Valeene Christian Church in Valeene.

Visitation to be held Tuesday May 5, 2015 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at the Dillman-Scott Funeral Home

226 West Campbell Street Paoli, IN. Interment will follow at Valeene Christian Church Cemetery.

Online Condolences may be made at Dillman-Scott Funeral Home.Com