Monroe Benefield III, 70, of Chattanooga, passed away on Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at his residence.
He attended Howard High School. He was a veteran in the United States Army.
Monroe was preceded in death by his parents, Monroe and Mattie May Benefield; brother, Tony Benefield; sisters, Claudetta Benefield and Patricia Benefield.
Survivors include his brother, Rollins Benefield; sister, Ruby Benjamin; aunt, Peggy Lewis; nephew, William Benefield; cousins, John James, Deborah James, Rodney James, and Calvin (Sarah) White; a host of other relatives and friends.
Graveside services on Thursday, May 16, at 1 p.m. in Chattanooga National Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc.