Obituary for Alice "Wynonia" Benner (Williams)
Alice “Wynonia” Benner, aged 81 years, from Temple passed from this earth during the early morning hours of Saturday, November 11, 2017 at her home. She was born on the 8th day of March 1936 in Rockwall, Texas to Henry Raymond and Alice Lorine (Sharp) Williams.
Wynonia married Henry Benner on April 22, 1965 in Bell County. She was a former member of the College Heights Baptist Church and had received her education at Temple High School and had also received many certificates of training from Scott and White Hospital where she worked and eventually retired from after 30 years of service. She has been a resident of Bell County since 1948.
Wynonia is preceded in death by her parents Henry and Alice, one sister Juanita Williams and one granddaughter Heather Swanzy.
She is survived by her children Theresa Guardado, Linda Swanzy and Charles Benner all of Temple as well as Robert Benner of Jonesboro, Nonia Renz of Dallas and Arthur Benner Sr. of Dallas. She also leaves behind to cherish her memory 3 brothers Raymond Williams of Killeen, John Williams of Mesquite and Floyd Williams of Holland; 17 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren, 1 step-grandchild and 4 step-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Wynonia will be held at Hewett-Arney Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 10 AM with Chaplain Terry Kennedy officiating. A burial will follow immediately after the service at Temple Garden of Memories Cemetery. The family will be accepting visitors at the funeral home on Tuesday night between the hours of 6-8 PM.
Hewett-Arney Funeral Home of Temple is entrusted with the arrangements.