James (Jimmy) Harold Benton, 69, died Saturday, June 15th, 2013 at WakeMed in Raleigh. He was a native of Wilmington, NC, was an Air Force veteran and retired from Dictaphone. He was preceded in death by his parents, Virginia and Jack Benton.
Jimmy leaves behind his loving wife Dean G. Benton of Raleigh; sister Sandy Roberson (Brent) of Roanoke Rapids; brothers Jack Benton (Vonnie) of Dallas, NC and Tom Benton (Shirley) of Zebulon along with many nieces and nephews.
Graveside funeral service 1 PM Tuesday Gethsemane Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the cemetery; other times at the home of Tom and Shirley Benton, 212 W. Gannon Ave. Zebulon.
Arrangements by Massey Funeral Home, Zebulon www.masseyfuneralhome.com.