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Mr. Johnnie Ree Benton

November 5, 1938 ~ December 19, 2021 (age 83)


Mr. Johnnie Ree Benton age 82, of Covington, GA entered eternal rest on December 19, 2021. Celebration of life will be held Tuesday, December 28, 2021, 1:00 P.M. at Union Grove United Methodist Church 757 Dixie Rd, Covington, GA 30014 Reverend Kenneth Norrington, Pastor, Reverend Jerry L. Williams, Eulogist, Assisted by others. Interment, Lawnwood Memorial Park, 1111 Access Road, Covington, GA. The Remains will Lie in-state at the church from 11:00 A.M. until the service hour. The family will assemble at his residence at 12:00 Noon.  He leaves to cherish his memories; his daughters, Linda McGuire, Annie Benton, Mary Benton and Jennifer Benton; sons, Johnny Benton, Michael Benton and Phillip (Tiffanie) Benton; twenty grandchildren, twenty-seven great grandchildren and seventeen great-great grandchildren. Special friends, Christy and Kent Bookout of Key Paving & Curbing, Emma Davis, Charles Lee and The Bolden Family, special nieces and nephews, caregivers, Tracey Cainion and Annie Bolden and a host of extended family and friends.  “A Service of Dignity, A Trademark of Excellence."

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 Service Program


December 27, 2021

11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home Inc.
1163 Reynolds Street SW
Covington, GA 30014

Celebration of Life
December 28, 2021

1:00 PM
Union Grove United Methodist Church
757 Dixie Rd
Covington, GA 30014

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