Pauls Valley, OK, Pauls Valley Democrat

April 4, 2013

Mary G. Benge Bowen

Pauls Valley Democrat

Pauls Valley, Oklahoma — Mary G. Benge Bowen of Pauls Valley, Oklahoma was born July 7, 1937 to Ervin and Geneva (McCellan) Morris in Winboro, Louisiana.

She passed away April 2, 2013 in Pauls Valley General Hospital in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma at the age of 75 years, 8 months and 25 days.

She lived in the Stratford/Pauls Valley area most of her life.

She is survived by 2 sons Mark Benge of Stratford, Okla., and Matt Benge and wife Tina of Stratford, Okla.; 1 daughter Pat Maner and husband Jim of Mannford, Okla.; 1 sister Yvonne Mitchell of Stratford, Okla.; and 18 grandchildren.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday April 5, 2013 at the First United Methodist Church in Stratford, OK. Officiating is Rev. Charles Baumann.

Burial will be in McGee Cemetery, Stratford.

Pickard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Go to to send online condolences.