Claudia Elberta Halpain, 91, of Benton, passed away Sunday, April 16, 2017, at her home. She was born Jan. 17, 1926, in Chidister. Claudia was retired from the Benton Service Center and a member of the New Prospect Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, John Thomas Gosvenor and Ora E. Wheelington Gosvenor; her husband, Luke Halpain; a brother, Allen T. Gosvenor; and a sister, Zelma Benton. She is survived by her nieces, Linda Minor (Waymon), of Alexander, Genevieve McCool (John), of Sheridan, and Brenda Struble, of Benton. Visitation will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. today, April 19, at Ashby Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 20, at Smith-Rosemont Cemetery. Minister will be Bro. David Standridge. Online guest book: ashbyfuneralhome.com.
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