Lucille Benton

Death Notice
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Lucille B. Benton
Murrells Inlet, SC
Lucille B. Benton, 97 passed away, Thursday, July 3, 2014 at her home. She was born July 24, 1916 in Hickory Grove, SC a daughter of the late Gary and Lizzie Edge Hardee. She was predeceased by her husband, Everett Horry Benton, two brothers, a sister and a grandchild. Lucille and her husband owned and operated South Bend Apartments for many years. She was a longtime member of First Baptist Church in Myrtle Beach. Survivors include a daughter, Elizabeth Cox and her husband, Esters of Murrells Inlet, SC; a son, Bobby Benton and wife, Betty of Myrtle Beach, SC; four grandchildren and five generations of great grandchildren. The family will receive friends at McMillan-Small Funeral Home on Sunday July 6, 2014 from 1:45-3:00 PM. Funeral services will be 3:00 PM Sunday at McMillan-Small Funeral Home with Rev. Bruce Crawford officiating. Burial will follow the service at Ocean Woods Memorial Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the church or . An online guestbook is available at


Funeral Home
McMillan-Small Funeral Home and Crematory
906 67th Avenue North Myrtle Beach, SC 29572-7506
Funeral Home Details
Published in The Sun News on July 5, 2014