|Birth: ||Jan. 20, 1920, USA|
|Death: ||Jul. 1, 2008|
Mr. Emmett Lawrence Benton, age 88 of Hubbertville, passed away Tuesday, July 1, 2008 at his residence.
Funeral services, Thursday, July 3, 2008 at 1:00 PM from the McGraw Memorial Chapel of Miles Funeral Home. Larry Alexander was the officiating minister. Burial followed in the Berea Cemetery.
Mr. Benton was born January 20, 1920 in Marion Co., AL., the son of George Alexander Benton and Ella Bell Franks Benton; resident of Fayette Co. in the Hubbertville Community most of his life; retired from Reltoc Manufacturing at Winfield; and a member of Tidwell Chapel Church of Christ.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a grandson, David Wyma; granddaughter, Denise Benton; three sisters, Carrie Gann, Louise Walker and Gertie Bell Jones; and four brothers, Clyde, Carl, Roy and Ramond Benton.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Robbie Faye Box Benton of Hubbertville; three sons, James Arnold (Shirley) Benton of Sumiton, George Franklin (Joyce) Benton of KY and Jimmy (Shirley) Jones of Hubbertville; five daughters, Mary Frances (Jimmy) Wyma of Eldridge, Rebecca Ann (Dana) Rogers of Northport, Linda (Nick) Woods of Hubbertville, Janice (Ray) Gardner and Angie Barnett, both of Fayette; 19 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; 7 great-great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Miles Funeral Home of Winfield, AL., directing.
Robbie Faye Box Benton (1922 - 1979)
Created by: SSBJ
Record added: Aug 20, 2011
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