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Carrie

Benson

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July 9, 2011

CARRIE BENSON Carrie Heim Benson, 93, of 1104 West Jackson Street died Saturday, July 9, 2011, at the Golden Living Center in Clifton Forge. Mrs. Benson was born March 18, 1918, in Sunbury, PA, a daughter of the late Irvin Isaiah Heim and Martha Kerschner Heim Clark. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first Husband, Curtis C. Humphries, her second Husband, Bennie Benson; her two sisters, Ruth Rimmer and Rachel Smith and by two step-sons, Walter Benson and Tom Benson. She had retired in 1994 at the age of 76 as a hairdresser at the Star Light Beauty Shop. She was a member of First Christian Church. Surviving are two Daughters, Ruby Burks and her husband Buster, of Covington and Gay Plymale of Madison Heights; two Step-daughters, Dottie Reynolds and her husband, Gene, of Covington and Laura Key and her husband, Fred, of Waynesboro; a number of grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews including James Rimmer of Lakeland, FL. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. Online guest registration is available at arrittfuneralhome.com Memorial Information The family suggests that donations in Mrs. Benson's name be made to the Covington First Aid Squad; P.O. Box 588; Covington, VA 24426.
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Juanita /Kenny Helton

Apr 23, 2024

The family of Betty ,we will miss her so much ,I will never forget her Praising the Lord ,always dancing in the presence of the Lord ,always had a heart of gold for the people ❤️, she is now in the arms of the Lord ,

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Laura Harris Waddy

Apr 23, 2024

Betty was my classmate from grade 6 at Watson to Graduation from CHS, c/o 1971. She was very quiet, yet very friendly.
I saw her several times, after her return to Covington, usually at church. She was very spiritual and loved worship and praise.
My condolences 🙏🏽 and prayers to her entire Family.

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J.R. & Mary Persinger

Apr 23, 2024

Sorry for your loss. May Joe rest in a peaceful heaven. Prayers for the family.

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Debbie Shuart

Apr 22, 2024

Kathy, So sorry to hear of Robert’s passing. He’ll be remembered as the kind face and always a kind word sitting in front of us at Church. Prayers 🙏

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Mr. and Mrs Terry Rock

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family - We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Johnny was a fine man and he will be missed. Please know that you will be in our thoughts and prayers, with our sincerest sympathy.

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Thomas and Barbara Tucker

Apr 21, 2024

Robert was one of the greatest person I've ever met a Christian friend. And man always loved to see you happy go lucky. Never a bad word to say about anybody. Are lives are richer for knowing him .

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Debbie Tingler Smith

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and Family
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Johnny was such a kind sweet person. His smile would brighten anyone's day. God Bless All of You.

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Michele and Joshua

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family. Sorry for your loss.

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Sandy Lemons

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley, John and Lorrie my thoughts and prayers. Some of our best times in Covington were at your house. Johnny and Bo are up there healthy and pain free. My love and prayers are with you all.

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Donnette Miles

Apr 20, 2024

May you rest in paradise.

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Jack & Nadine Wykle

Apr 20, 2024

Cathy we are both so sorry for your loss. May you find hope and peace in the precious memories of yesterday.

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Roscoe R. Humphries

Apr 20, 2024

Jonny was such a wonderful man who loved his family, enjoyed his motorcycle rides with friends and attending car shows. Prayers to you Shirley and family.

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