Wanda “Yvonne” Benton Freeman, 67 of Lumberton passed away on July 23, 2019. She was preceded in death by her adoptive parents: Streety Benton and Mattie Beck Benton, her mother, Hazel Cain and one brother, Billy Benton. Yvonne leaves behind one daughter, Beverly Dowless of Lumberton; one brother, Charles Benton and wife Emma of Bladenboro; two grandchildren: Kely Prevatte of Durham; Tyler Prevatte and wife Ashley of Boardman and four great grandchildren: Zachary, Jordan, Addison and Greyson.
Yvonne loved her bible, her family and her precious fur baby, Toby. She enjoyed music and listening to sermons on the radio or TV.
A graveside service will be held on Friday, July 26th at 11:00 am in Bladen Memorial Gardens in Elizabethtown with Chaplain James Chavis officiating. The family will receive friends following the service in the cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the Humane Society of Robeson County, 3180 West 5th Street, Lumberton, NC 28358.