Lucine Benefield Morris

Lucine Benefield Morris, 91, of Center, Texas, passed away Wednesday, August 23, 2017, in Nacogdoches, Texas.
Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, August 26, 2017, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center, Texas with Bro. Jim Moss officiating.  Graveside service will follow at 2:30 p.m., at New Ramah Cemetery in Haynesville, Louisiana.  
Mrs. Morris was born November 19, 1925, in Emerson, Arkansas, to Ed Nations and Lilie Bailey Nations.  She was a caregiver at Methodist Children’s Home in Ruston, Louisiana for many years.  Mrs. Morris was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. She was a member of New Ramah Baptist Church in Haynesville, Louisiana.
She is survived by
Bob Benefield and wife, Lilla, of Logansport, Louisiana
Fred Benefield of Kilgore, Texas
12 Grandchildren
A number of Great Grandchildren
Margie Benefield of Ruston, Louisiana
Patsy Purtle of Prescott, Arkansas
Billy Nations of Texarkana, Arkansas
Jimmy Nations of Lewisville, Arkansas
Numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends
Preceded in death by
Husband: Herbert Benefield
Husband: John T. Morris
Daughter: Barbara Gilbert
Step Son: Charles Glenn Morris and wife, Beverly
Parents: Ed Nations and Lily Bailey Nations
Brothers: Joe Nations, Dewayne Nations
Sister: Lanoma Gibson
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