Benton Alfred


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Benton Alfred Kent

Dec 30 1919 - Jul 10 2009

Funeral services for Benton Alfred Kent, 89 year old Pike resident, are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Tuesday July 14th at the Pike Baptist Church. Rev. Harvey Neatherlin and Rev. Ricky Riddle will officiate. Burial will be in the Blue Ridge Cemetery. Family visitation will be from 6 until 8 p.m. Monday July 13th at the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Chapel at Leonard. Mr. Kent was born December 30, 1919 at Blue Ridge, Texas. His parents were Edgar Benton and Altha Oneida Box Kent. He was a dairyman and rancher and a member of the Pike Baptist Church. He passed away at his residence Friday evening July 10th. Mr. Kent is survived by his nephew and wife: Alfred and Kim Scott of Pike; his niece: Joyce Scott of Pike; his great nieces and their husbands: Elizabeth & Zanne Christman and Sarah & Shannon Congleton of Leonard; his great nephew: Matthew Scott of Pike; his aunt: Artis Cummings of Farmersville and his special friend: Hugh Peace of Blue Ridge. He was preceded in death by his parents: Edgar Benton and Altha Box Kent; his sisters: Audrey Scott and Freda Kent and his nephews: Rickey and Dickey Scott.
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