Patricia Ann Benjamin passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019, at her home in Memphis, Tennessee at the age of 79. Patricia was born July 1, 1939, in Elaine, Arkansas to parents Ernest and Ila Chadwick.
She leaves her husband of 60 years, Bobby Benjamin.
She was an animal lover by nature but had a special love for her felines. Patricia was loved by all and will be deeply missed by countless people in her life. Patricia is also survived by her son, Marlon Scott Benjamin of West Memphis; her brother, Larry Wayne Chadwick (Denise) of Forrest City; and her eight grandchildren, Bradley Nathen Watkins, Thomas Mayhall, Craig Moore Jr., Amanda Bennett, Courtney Womble, Caitlin Benjamin, Dakota Benjamin and Caleb Benjamin; as well as 11 great-grandchildren who will cherish their memories of her forever. Patricia was preceded in death by her parents; her two daughters, Rhonda Lynn Watkins and Deborah Kay Wilson; her sister, Ellen Sue Johnson; her brother, Edwin Earl Chadwick; and grand daughter, Paula Mayhall.
In Lieu of flowers, the family requests a donation be made to the American Humane Society. Visitation and Service will both take place at Roller Citizens Funeral Home on Saturday, June 15, 2019.
Visitation will begin at 1 p.m., and service will begin at 2 p.m. Burial will take place afterward at Crittenden Memorial Park in Marion. Online condolences can be made at www.rollerfunerhomes.com/ westmemphis