Shamie V. Lopez Benton passed away Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Clements University Hospital in Dallas, TX. She was born January 14, 1963 in Natchitoches, Louisiana.
Shamie was preceded in death by her mother Esther Lee White and her aunt Homer Marie Rond.
She is survived by her husband, Ben Benton, daughter, Jesyca Salazar, son-in-law Ismael, step-daughter Mika Calhoun, grandkids, Anijah & Amalia, Anavion, Kion and Jazlynn. She is also survived by her sister, Donna Gardner and husband Bill of Monument, NM, brother Rick McCart and wife Penny of Oklahoma, brother Steve McCart and wife Eva of Hobbs, NM. She leaves behind numerous nieces and nephews, friends and family.
Shamie will be remembered for her love for the Lord and the laughter in her heart. She enjoyed fishing, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren. Her kind and selfless heart will never be forgotten by those whose paths she crossed.
My heart was saddened with the news of Shamie passing. She was such a sweet lady. I will miss her at church!! Praying for peace and comfort for the family.
Joanna CotzHobbs, NM
My deepest condolence. You are all in my prayers.
Rosa BaezaLubbock, TX