Elidia Benavides was born August 1, 1951 in Nochistlan, Zacatecas, Mexico and died January 12, 2009 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She is survived by her mother, Josefina Gutierrez de Perez, husband Salvador, and her three daughters, Elizabeth, Anabel, and Carolina. She had 6 Granchildren, melody, Angelica, Marlene, Jasmine Jocelyn, And Jose Carlos. She also is survived by her 11 brothers and sisters. She was preceded in death by her Father, Guadalupe Perez.