Lola Bench, 88, a resident of Paris passed away Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018, at the Paris Health and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born April 10, 1930, in the Red Bench community near Paris to the late John M. and Murl (Rice) Zeiler. Lola was a member of the Church of Christ in Paris. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Jerald W. Bench; two sons, Stephen and Ronald Bench; a daughter, Regina Bench and a brother, John Zeiler.

Survivors include a son William Bench of Paris; four grandchildren; three great grandchildren and one on the way.

Visitation will be 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018, at the Roller Funeral Home in Paris.

The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, at the Church of Christ in Paris with Bro. Kevin Heavin officiating. Burial will follow in Moore Cemetery near Subiaco under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris. Online obituary and guestbook available at

Pallbearers will be Jonathan Bench, Crail Bench, Joey Lazeren, Charlie Wright, Will Wright and Dr. Jim Shearer. Thad Bench will serve as honorary pallbearer.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Children’s Home, 5515 Walcott Road, Paragould, AR 72450.