Benny Ingram, age 70, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, in Arizona following a sudden illness.|
Memorial services are scheduled for Saturday, May 10, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Chapel of Memorial Park with the Rev. Phil Carpenter officiating. The family will receive friends on Saturday, May 10, 2014, from 10-11 a.m.
Mr. Ingram was born on Aug. 2, 1943, in Stephens County to the late Colvin and Georgia McCollum Ingram. He graduated from the University of Georgia before completing his master's degree at Georgia Tech. He later retired as director of business development for ECS. Mr. Ingram served in Vietnam with the U.S. Army. He was a member of Blackshear Place Baptist Church.
Mr. Ingram is survived by his wife, Tommie Carpenter Ingram of Gainesville; sons and daughters-in-law, Tony and Sandra Williams of Kyle, Texas, Ben and Gwen Ingram of Gainesville; son, Joshua Ingram of Atlanta; grandson and wife, Chris and Sabrina Alcola of Lockhart, Texas; granddaughters, Jessica and Hannah Williams of Kyle, Texas; grandsons, Colby and Benji Ingram of Gainesville; great-grandsons, Cooper and Cason Alcola of Lockhart, Texas; sister, Judy Jackson of Cleveland, Ga.; brother and sister-in-law, Larry and Becky Ingram of Gainesville.
In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make contributions to the
, 821 Dawsonville Highway, Suite 250-323, Gainesville, GA 30501, or Hall County South Camp, the Gideons International, P.O. Box 603, Oakwood, GA 30566.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA 30504, is in charge of arrangements.
Send online condolences to www.memorialparkfuneralhomes.com.
Published in gainesvilletimes.com on May 9, 2014