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Addie Cumbee Benton
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Birth: Feb. 12, 1911
Brunswick County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 2, 1996
Wilmington
New Hanover County
North Carolina, USA

Mrs. Addie Cumbee Benton, of Brunswick Cove Nursing Home. Leland. NC. died Tuesday January 2, 1996.
Mrs. Benton was born in Brunswick County on February 12, 1911, and was the daughter of the late Albert A. and Nettie McDowell Cumbee. She was preceded in death by her husband. Marcellar Benton. Mrs. Benton was a member of the Town Creek Baptist Church.
Surviving are four sons, Reverend Martin L. Benton of Delco, NC, Conrad C. Benton of Winnabow, NC, Michael D. Benton of Wilmington, NC, and Reverend Kenneth D. Benton of Zebulon, NC; five daughters, Nettie Jane Taylor of Pink Hill, NC, Marjorie Wolfe of Winnabow, NC, Phoebe Clemmons of Supply, NC, Cheryl Hollis of Hampstead, NC, and Kathryn B. Weddle of Wilmington, NC; two half-brothers, Burnice Cumbee of Long Beach, NC, and Delmas Cumbee of Williamston, NC; two half-sisters, Julia Knox of Bolivia, NC, and Ethel Cumbee of Bolivia, NC; twenty-two grandchildren; twenty-nine great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, January 5, 1996, in Town Creek Baptist Church with the Reverend Vic Potter and the Reverend David Woodly officiating. Interment will follow in the New Hope Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends this evening, January 4, 1996, at Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Service, Oleander Chapel, from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m.
A Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Service, Oleander Chapel. 791-4444.

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Obituary for Addie Cumbee Benton printed in the Wilmington Morning Star Obituaries on 4 Jan 1996. Original article courtesy of Wilmington Morning Star / Wilmington Star-News.


Obituary provided by Kevin B Robbins
 
 
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 Parents:
  Alvah Albert Cumbee (1886 - 1973)
  Nettie E McDowell Cumbee (1891 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Marcellus Symes Benton (1900 - 1949)*
 
 Children:
  Phoebe Shaw Benton Clemmons (1938 - 2007)*
  Michael Dean Benton (1946 - 2013)*
  Kathryn Gail Benton Weddle (1949 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Addie Cumbee Benton (1911 - 1996)
  Mable Cumbee Barnes (1912 - 1955)**
  Harris Humphrey Cumbee (1914 - 1962)*
  Clifton Wayne Cumbee (1916 - 1942)*
  Albert Johnson Cumbee (1924 - 1992)*
  George Ernest Cumbee (1927 - 1927)**
  Albert A Cumbee (1928 - 1928)**
  Delmas Benton Cumbee (1931 - 2003)**
  Burnice Leroy Cumbee (1933 - 2000)**
  Jimmy Dale Cumbee (1943 - 1944)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
New Hope Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Winnabow
Brunswick County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: John Evans
Record added: Jul 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39493458
Addie <i>Cumbee</i> Benton
Added by: John Evans
 
 
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 Added: Oct. 9, 2010
 
 
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