Archive - Obituary
November 20th, 2014
Billy Ray Alder, 86, of Benton died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, surrounded by his family.Â He was born March 31, 1928 in Benton to the late Roy Thomas Alder and Ethel Sarah Alder.Â He served in the U.S. Army as a private technician from 1946-1948 and later retired from Reynolds Metals.Â Mr. Alder was a member of First Baptist Church in Benton.Â
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Evelyn.
Sybol Audrey Cain Carter of Benton died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in Benton. She was 93. She was born to the late Willie Ira and Mamie Cain in Lonsdale. Sybol and her husband David owned and operated the Western Auto store in Benton for 45 years. She was a member of many local service organizations for Benton, as well as Saline County, and she and David were lifetime members of the First United Methodist Church in Benton.
She is preceded in death by her beloved husband of 61 years, David Walton Carter, and one sister, Phyllis Anne Green. Â
Randy Joe Stewart, 57, of Traskwood died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014.Â He was born March 5, 1957, in Freeport, Texas, to the late Joe Louis Stewart and Mildred Lenclos Stewart. He was an ironworker and a member of Union Local 321.Â
In addition to his father, a sister, Teresa Stewart, preceded him in death.