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Brenda Sue (Qualls) Efford

October 15, 1956 ~ December 9, 2018 (age 62)
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Brenda Sue Qualls Efford, 62, a lifelong resident of Benton, died Sunday, December 9, 2018 at her home surrounded by family.


She attended Benton Station Baptist Church.

She was a home maker, she loved spending time with her grandchildren.  She enjoyed camping and gardening.  She was proceeded in death by her parents Frank and Pauline Qualls; her Husband of 31  years, Thomas Bennett Efford; her mother-in-law and father-in-law Thomas Melvin and Mary Evelean Wright Efford; brothers-in-law Mike Hays and Don Stone; and brother Eddie Qualls.

She is survived by daughter, Brandy (Hoss) Cochran; son, Brent (Sheila) Efford; granddaughters, Harlie Eve and Chloe Cochran; grandson, Brayden Efford; brothers, Danny (Gail) and Charlie (Jennifer); sister, Katy Stone; sister-in-law, Joyce Hays; special friend, Don Howard and several nieces and nephews.


Her family will receive friends from 6-8 pm. Thursday at Benton Station Baptist  Church.

The Reverend Ryan Potts and Steve Ross will conduct the service Friday at 11 a.m. in the church.

 Interment to follow in Zion Cemetery with Ryan Qualls, Shawn Hays, Frankie Qualls, David Burris,

Ronnie Price, Alex Akins and Christian Passmore will serve as pallbearers. A white dove release ceremony by Ryan Qualls will conclude the service.




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