MARGARET BENTON, 85, Oneonta, died May 3, 2019. She was a member of Oneonta First Baptist Church where she worked a number of years as secretary. Predeceasing her were parents Forrest and Edith Lane Hines, husbands Harold Bryant and Chester Lloyd Benton, stepson Ronnie Benton, brother Forrest “Sonny” Hines Jr., and infant brother Charles Eugene Hines.
Surviving are daughters Lois Henkle and Judy Bryant, stepchildren Philip Benton, Dawn Benton Adams, and Kelly Benton Kletz, numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and sister Doris Ruble.
Funeral services were held May 7, at 11 a.m., at Oneonta First Baptist Church. Burial followed at Oak Hill Cemetery. Lemley Funeral Home and Crematory directed.