of Mountain Home, AR
May 29, 2021
Dollie H. Benton of Mountain Home, Arkansas, passed away May 29, 2021 at Care Manor in Mountain Home, Arkansas at the age of 96. She was born on November 28, 1924, in Flippin, Arkansas, the daughter of P. W. Huddleston and Polly McFarland Huddleston. She married Jack E. Benton on October 27, 1950 in Pine bluff, Arkansas. She was a Home Economics teacher, and beautician before moving back to the area in 1967. She was member of the First Baptist Church in Mountain Home. She loved to quilt, crochet, tole painting, making beautiful floral arrangements. She had worked at Baxter Lab for 17 years until her retirement in February 1987.Dollie is survived by 2 sons Bruce (Tina) Benton of Mountain Home, Roger (Jeni) Benton of Springfield Mo, 2 grandchildren, Carie Benton of Tulsa OK, Michael Benton (Kim) of Gassville. 3 great grandchildren; Trey Horton, William Horton and Kasen Benton, 1 great great-granddaughter Lillian Pearl Horton, Surviving siblings; Zelma (Bill) Bay of Findlay OH and Thelma (Hoyle) Ray of Raytown MO, and life long friend Iola Marberry ofFlippin Arkansas, along with many nieces and nephews.She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, sister Ruth Wood, brother Hardy Huddleston, sister Theo McNemar, sister Rachel Vanzandt, sister Guyla Wood, brother Walton Huddleston, baby sister Mary Nevalee Huddleston, brother Loyal Wayne Huddleston.In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be made to Hospice of the Ozarks.Thank you to all the staff and nurses at Care Manor for all that you do.Arrangements are under the direction of Roller Funeral Home.
Bruce and Roger and family.I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. I particularly remember your Moms creativity. She was very much like many of the Huddleston women in the family. She took great joy in quilting, crocheting and flowers. Peace to you and your family.
Benton Family,We are so sorry for your loss and we will be praying for you in the coming days. Please let us know if there is anything we can do to assist you during the days ahead.Sincerely,Pastor Tad & FBCMH Family
Bruce & Tina, so sorry for your loss.
I'm So sorry your mom is gone. She will always be in your heart.