Obituary for Arthur Jonas Benton

    • Name: Arthur Jonas Benton
    • Home Town: Ash
    • Date of Death: 01/27/2019
    • Birth Place: Brunswick County
    • Birth Date: 09/24/1950
    • Service Date: 02/07/2019 at 02:00 PM
    • Visit Date: 02/07/2019
    • Visit Times: 1-2 pm
    • Service Place: Brunswick Funeral Service Chapel
    • Interment: Old Shallotte Cemetery

    Arthur Jonas Benton, 68, of St. Petersburg, FL formerly of Ash, NC died January 27, 2019.

    Born in Brunswick County on September 24, 1950 he was a son of Magelene Causey Cribb and the late Jonas Benton.

    Surviving are his wife, Cathy V. Benton; mother and step-father, Magelene and I.V. Cribb of Ash, NC; brother, Daniel “Danny” Benton and wife, Lisa of Whiteville, NC; sister, Pamela “Pam” Cribb of Ash, NC.

    He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and retired from Progress Energy.

    Funeral service will be conducted Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 2:00 pm in the chapel of Brunswick Funeral Service. Burial will follow in Old Shallotte Cemetery.

    Pallbearers will be; Kevin Causey, Pat Causey, Anthony Cribb, Lance Cribb, Jerry Barnes, Brandon Bartley, Roy Dale Cribb and Jonathan Powers

    The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

    Private online condolences may be sent to the family at

    Brunswick funeral Service, Shallotte

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Dicky Powell Owner/Funeral Director/Embalmer
Connie Powell Owner/Funeral Director
Larry Andrews General Manager/Funeral Director/Embalmer
Jason L. Benton Manager/Funeral Director/Embalmer
Jack White Crematory Operator
Joseph Benton Funeral Assistant
Susie Babson Accountant
Dave Andrews Horticulturist
Scottie Babson Funeral Assistant/Crematory Operator


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