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Wilmer James "Jim" Benton
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1939
New Hanover County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 2006
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA

Son of William Thomas Benton & Wilma Theo Knowles


GREENSBORO- Mr. Wilmer "Jim" Benton, 66, of Kindley St., died Thursday, Jan. 5, 2006.

The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hanes-Lineberry Funeral Home Vanstory Chapel. Burial will follow at Guilford Memorial Park.

Mr. Benton was of the Baptist faith. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He worked for Summit Cable and was retired from Guilford Gas Company. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle and loved to watch westerns.

Mr. Benton is survived by his wife of 33 years, Betty Benton; sons, Mark Scarborough of Greensboro, Jamie Benton of Magnolia, Richard Blocker and wife, Mary of Hazelhurst, Ga.; brothers, Harold Benton and wife Barbara of Chesapeake, Va., Roy Benton and wife Lib; sisters, Eva Leonard, Margaret Powell, all of Wallace, grandchildren, Pauline and Nicole and his loyal canine companions, Missy, Buster and Skippy.

Greensboro News & Record (NC) - Friday, January 6, 2006

Family links: 
  William Thomas Benton (1899 - 1972)
  Wilma Theo Knowles Benton (1907 - 1939)
  William Hubert Benton (1924 - 1989)*
  Margaret Benton Powell (1927 - 2010)*
  Roy Lee Benton (1933 - 2013)*
  David Gerald Benton (1935 - 1986)*
  Wilmer James Benton (1939 - 2006)
*Calculated relationship
Guilford Memorial Park
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section 19
Created by: Brad
Record added: Jun 25, 2012
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Wilmer James Jim Benton
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 Added: Jun. 25, 2012

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