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Memorial services for Chuck W. Benton, 78, of LaRue, are scheduled for Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home.

Mr. Benton passed away August 13, 2017, in LaRue. He was born July 29, 1939, in Corpus Christi to Thomas Benton and Willa (Beard) Benton. He married Joyce Tidwell on April 22, 1961, in Port Isabelle. He was a mechanic for Corpus Christi Army Depot. He was a member of OSO Masonic Lodge 1282, Al Amin Shrine Temple Clown Unit and East Texas Court of Magic. He served in the Army from August 21, 1959 to August 20, 1965, as a E3.

He is preceded in death by daughter, Belinda Benton; brother, Mike Benton; and sister, Margaret Ann Benton.

He is survived by wife, Joyce (Tidwell) Benton of LaRue; son, C.W. Benton and wife Libby of LaRue; sister, Nancy Loter of Dinero; brother, Jimmy Benton of Lagardo; grandchildren, Pauline Hattenbach, Janelle Benton, William Benton, Cory Benton and Gracie Benton.
Published on August 18, 2017
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