James Benton

BENTON
James E. Benton, age 70, of San Antonio passed away on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. He was born in Key West, FL to parents A.J. and Ann Benton. James joined the U.S. Air Force and served for over 23 years. A great believer in education, he received his B.A. from the University of Maryland. After retirement, his second career was in food service working with the Bexar County Sheriff's Office and several hospitals. His favorite and last career was as a Walmart greeter. James was a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church. He loved wood working and taking care of his wife. He was preceded in death by his wife, Anita. James is survived by sons, James A. Benton and David E. Benton and grandchildren, Julian, Angel, Xander, Spencer and David II; 3 brothers and 1 sister. Visitation will be held on Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Porter Loring on McCullough.

GRAVESIDE SERVICE
FRIDAY
APRIL 25, 2014
9:00 AM
FORT SAM HOUSTON
NATIONAL CEMETERY
1520 HARRY WURZBACH ROAD

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can go to Christus VNA Hospice, 4241 Woodcock Dr. #100, San Antonio, TX 78228, www.chirstushomecare.org/friendsofhospice

You are invited to sign
the guestbook at
www.porterloring.com
Arrangements with



Funeral Home

Porter Loring Mortuary - San Antonio
1101 McCullough San Antonio, TX 78212
210-227-8221

Published in Express-News on Apr. 17, 2014