Private memorial service for Catherine Louise (McReynolds) Bowling-Benton was June 1, 2019. Arrangements were under the direction of Wilson Mortuary of Salem.
Mrs. Benton was born July 28, 1944 in Alton, Illinois to Edgar Nelson and Martha Bernice (Muehlmann) McReynolds. She died May 25, 2019 at the age of 74 years.
Survivors include her husband, James Benton, Salem; children, Carrie Bowling-McDaniels and husband, Mike, Kentucky; Gary Bowling and wife, Tracey, Illinois; Richard Bowling and significant other, Stephanie, Illinois; Tracy Shaw, Kansas; Nicoya Benton-Rohter and husband, Jacob, Rolla; and Titus Benton and wife, Kari, Texas; fifteen grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; and a host of extended family and friends.