Thomas E. Benningfield, 76, of Lancaster, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018. He was born on March 28, 1942 to Walter Pinkney and Essie Adella Benningfield in Estelline, Texas.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Essie Benningfield; sister, Alice Brister and husband, Buck; brother, Robert Benningfield and wife Luz; brother-in-law, Howard Weed; and daughter, Kerry Benningfield.

Survivors include his wife, Wanda Benningfield; daughter, Michelle Benningfield; son, Thomas Benningfield II and wife, Tracie; granddaughter, McKinlee; grandson, Deacon; sister, Zella Weed; and many other relatives and numerous friends.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Monday, April 2, 2018, at Waxahachie Funeral Home. The funeral service will be at 10 a.m., Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at Church on the Hill, 800 S. Hampton, Desoto, Texas; with interment following in Laurel Land Memorial Park.