Chamberlain Fair Benjamin
February 14, 1956 ~ January 18, 2011
SALINAS - Chamberlain "Fair" Benjamin, 54, passed away peacefully January 18, 2011.
Chamberlain was born February 14, 1956 at Fort Ord, California. He attended Seaside Elementary School, Martin Luther King Middle School and graduated from Seaside High School. He served in the U.S. Army and United States Coast Guard. He was a child of God and past member of Greater Victory Temple of Seaside, California.
Chamberlain loved classic cars, bicycling and "Donny Hathaway" music. He was a loving son, a caring brother, loving uncle and a good friend. Chamberlain will be missed by all his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Barbara Jean Benjamin-Hairston; brother, Harry Benjamin; sister-in-law, Bonnie Millican-Benjamin; and nephew, Derek Folsom. Chamberlain is survived by his parents: Chamberlain and Henrietta Benjamin of Seaside; siblings: James (Valerie) Golden of Salinas, Carolyn Benjamin-Folsom of Seaside, Janie R. Benjamin of Seaside and a host family and friends.
Memorial Services will be held 2:00pm, Friday, January 28, 2011 at Bayside Mortuary, 1604 Noche Buena Street, Seaside, CA.