Obituary for April 17, 2013

Apr. 16, 2013 @ 04:30 PM

Tammy Cassels

Tammy Lynn Benge Cassels, 38, passed away on April 5, 2013. She was born in Caldwell County on Jan. 13, 1975, to Jerry Wayne Benge Sr. and the late Sue Jones.

In addition to her mother she was preceded in death by her brother, Scott Benge, and grandmothers, Daisy Jones and Virginia Pope.

Other than her father, she is survived by her stepmother, Clara Benge; sisters, Jessica Berry, Amanda Haas, Jeanie Jones Coltson; brothers, Rusty Jones, Jerry Benge Jr. and Jason Benge; stepbrother, Joseph Hicks; and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at Pisgah Baptist Church on Saturday, April 20, at 12 noon0 with Pastor Ronnie Miller and Pastor Michael Greene officiating.

The family respectfully requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be sent to the Shelter Home of Caldwell County, P.O. 426, Lenoir, NC 28645.

Online condolences can be sent to the Cassels family at

Evans Funeral Service & Crematory of Lenoir is serving the Cassels family.