Ruth H. Benfield, 79, of Cary, NC, passed away peacefully, Monday, January 4, 2021, at home.
Born in Vanceboro, NC. She graduated from Farm Life High School. She was employed at Walmart and worked in accounting.
Ruth is preceded in death by her sisters Dorothy Hill Dixon of Washington, Sandra Sue Hill Willis of Raleigh, NC, and her parents, Grover and Ruth Mae Hill of Vanceboro, NC.
Ruth is survived by her son, Rodney Benfield of Cary, NC, daughter Deana Bass, son-in-law, Jeffrey Bass of Wilson, NC, grandchildren Justin Bass, Jeremy Bass, and Joshua Bass, sister Jean Hill Winkler of Utah, brother Grover Delano Hill of Murrells Inlet, SC, and sister Anne Hill Williams of Chocowinity, NC.
She loved spending time with her family and derived much joy from her grandchildren and hobbies. She will be remembered for her willingness to help others.
Due to COVID restrictions, the family is holding a private remembrance in Vanceboro, NC, Sunday, January 10, 2021.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks for charitable donations please be donated to SPCA.
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