Shirley Mae Benton – was born on August 29, 1935 the second child, born to Emma Brown and Freddie Saucer in Alto, Louisiana.
She is survived by one brother Jack Saucer. Her other sibling, Sonny Saucer preceded her in death.
She died peacefully at Kaiser Permanente hospital on October 19, 2017 after a short illness.
Shirley lost her mother when she was three years old.
She was raised by her grandmother,