Mervee Benson (7-18-15) service 7-21-15

Mervee Tune Benson, 90, of Waterloo, Alabama, died Saturday, July 18.
She is the daughter of the late John Henry and Irla Bell Craven Tune.
She was a member of Bumpus Creek Freewill Baptist Church.
The funeral service was held on Tuesday, July 21, at 2 p.m., in the funeral home chapel of Morrison Funeral Home, Central Heights, with Earl Rich and Jimmy McGee officiating. Burial followed at Bumpus Creek Cemetery.
Mrs. Benson was preceded in death by her husband, Loyal Benson; brothers, John D. Tune and Willard Tune; sisters, Gertie Craig, Olean Shutt and Ann Elizabeth Putt; son, Jack Benson; and grandchildren, Wanda Sparks, Vivian Hanback, Amber Benson and Lakean Benson.
Pall bearers were Brad Lewis, Keith Lewis, Chris Benson, Daniel Benson, Roger Benson, Kenny Benson, Justin Benson and Jeremy Benson.
Survivors include her sons, Raymond Benson (Peggy), Danny Benson (Patsy) and Sammy Benson; daughters, Ruth Lewis (Hubert) and Linda Russell (James); brothers, Ray Tune of New Albany and Lane Tune of Savannah; sisters, Louise Reed and Cora Hosea, both of Savannah, Nadine Hinton of Waterloo, Nellie Lyon and Betty Wilson, both of Senatobia, Mississippi, Faye Boyette, Carlene Davis and Karen McGee, all of Tupelo; 18 grandchildren, 44 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

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