Zada Lee Benham was born February 27, 1915 in Farris to Harve and Minnie (Terry) Dillingham. She passed from this life January 12, 2012 in Colbert at the age of 96. Zada enjoyed gardening, fishing, and spending time with her family and friends. Zada was preceded in death by her parents; her husband: Doyle Benham; siblings: Jewell Walker, Clarence Dillingham, Bob Dillingham, M.E. Dillingham, and Hazel Starnes. She is survived by one son: Harvey Benham & wife Donella of TX.; brother: Harvey Dillingham & wife Bertha of Kenefic; three grandchildren: Debbie, Karen, and Brenda; a special friend: Chester Mason of McAlester, as well as numerous nieces and nephews along with many other relatives and friends. Graveside services were held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 14, 2012 with Reverend Andy Reed officiating. Music included “In The Garden” & “Peace In The Valley”. Honorary Pallbearers were her nephews. Interment followed. Family and friends may send online condolences at www.millscoffey.com .
Funeral services conducted by Mills-Coffey Funeral Home of Antlers