Originally created 02/08/00

Mr. Paul Benton



AIKEN -- Mr. Paul Benton, 69, of Horry Street, died Thursday, Feb. 3, 2000, at Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Ocean Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Anthony Wilson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Benton, a native of Brantley, Ala., had retired as a packer from North American Van Lines. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War and a member of Ocean Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Wilma Luckerson, Niagra Falls, N.Y.; two brothers, Silas Benton and William Benton, both of Brantley; a sister, Doris Owens, Brantley; and a grandchild and a great-grandchild.

Friends may call at the residence.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 6 p.m. today at Miller's Funeral Home.

The Augusta Chronicle Feb. 8, 2000