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Paul Jerome Benton

March 19, 1937 ~ September 6, 2019 (age 82)


Paul Jerome Benton, 82, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away on Friday, September 6, 2019. He is a member of Abba’s House. He worked as director of maintenance for CARTA Bus Lines for over 30 years. After retiring there, he worked for Wal-Mart for 17 years in Soddy-Daisy. He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Verna Benton; brother, Herman Benton and sister, Maxine Shafer.

Survivors are his wife of 61 years, Reba Maxine Hawk Benton; children, Paul Benton (Sheila), Greg Benton, Donnie Benton (Diane) and Cindy Ridge (Steve); brother, Robert Benton (Gwen); sister, Henrietta Lovelady (Lloyd); 9 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be on Monday, September 9, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Services will be on Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow at Hamilton Memorial Gardens.

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Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.

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September 9, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Williamson & Sons Funeral Home
8852 Dayton Pike
Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379

September 10, 2019

10:00 AM
Williamson & Sons Funeral Home
8852 Dayton Pike
Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379


Hamilton Memorial Gardens
5401 Highway 153
Hixson, TN 34343

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