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William Benfield

November 2, 1946 — September 13, 2022

Brooklyn, MS

William A. Benfield, a native of New Orleans, LA and a resident of Janice, MS, passed away Tuesday, September 13, 2022, at the age of 75.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence Myers Benfield and Celest Victoria Benfield; and brother, Mike Benfield.

William is survived by his wife, Kelly Benfield; sons, Mike Benfield, Matthew Benfield, and Luke Benfield; 9 grandchildren; siblings, Peter Benfield, Tommy Benfield, and Kathleen smith.

William enjoyed farming and hunting.

A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00am Saturday, October 1, 2022, at 1904 Highway 29, Brooklyn, MS, 39425.

The Riemann Family Funeral Home, Gulfport, MS, is serving the family and online condolences may be offered at

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of William Benfield, please visit our flower store.

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