AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. John H. Benning, 91, entered into rest Friday, January 23, 2009 at the V.A. Medical Center, DD. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Survivors are two sons, Johnnie C. Benning, Augusta, Ga., Willie L. Benning, Plainfield, NJ; four grandchildren, Oliver (Denise) Benning, Jr., Augusta, Ga., Derek Benning, Plainfield, NJ, Shelia (Matthew) Reeves, Chelsea B. McCollough, Augusta, Ga.; 6 great-grandchildren; one sister-in-law, Virginia Walford, Columbia, SC; a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 Martin Luther King, Jr., Blvd.
The Augusta Chronicle-January 25, 2009