29 year old Phyllis Marie Benshoff of Smithville died Friday, May 18th at her residence. She was a member of the Smithville Church of God. Benshoff was also disabled. She was preceded in death by her mother, Johanna Woodyard Benshoff. Survivors include her father, Donald Benshoff, Jr. of Smithville. The family has asked that donations be made to DeKalb Funeral Chapel to help with funeral expenses, in lieu of flowers. The remains have been cremated. A memorial service will be held Sunday, June 3rd at 6:00 p.m. at the Smithville Church of God. Robin Phillips and Michael Farr will officiate.