Frank B. Benton (1921 - 2010)
Frank B. Benton passed away Monday, March 8, 2010.
Funeral: 11 a.m. Thursday at College Hill Church of Christ. Interment: 9 a.m. Friday in Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery in Dallas.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, make donations to Fort Worth Christian School, 7515 Bogart Drive, North Richland Hills, Texas, 76180.
Frank Beverly Benton was born June 3, 1921, to J. Frank and Bessie Biggerstaff Benton in Whitewright. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. Frank graduated from Arlington State College in 1950. After college, he went to work in the family insurance business. He was a charter member of College Hill Church of Christ.
Survivors: His wife, Sue Ballard Benton; daughter, Cynthia Ballard; sons, Chuck Ballard and his wife, Linda, Jeff Benton and his wife, Janice, Luke Ballard and his wife, Darlene, and Frank Benton and his wife, Gena; 12 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives.
Published in Star-Telegram from March 10 to March 11, 2010