More detail on this person: Glenn Garrison
Benton, 50, of 321 Longview Drive, Fayetteville,
died Tuesday in Womack Army Medical Center on
He was a retired Army chief warrant officer who served as a helicopter pilot in Korea. Mr. Benton served two tours in Vietnam and was awarded the Purple Heart. He was a member of the American Legion and the Disabled American Veterans.
The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday in the Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home chapel by the Rev. Randy White. Burial will be in Main Post Cemetery on Fort Bragg.
Mr. Benton is survived by his wife, Barbara Croom-Benton of Fayetteville; a daughter, Christina E. Benton of Fayetteville; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Herman G. Benton of Rio Rancho, N.M.; and Sharon Papp of Alaska.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Jernigan-Warren Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Veterans of Foreign Wars National Headquarters, 406 W. 34th St., Kansas City, Mo. 64111.
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