Robert Julius Benton III

August 31, 1951July 15, 2021

COLUMBIA Mr. Robert “Bobby” Julius Benton III, 69, passed away Thursday, July 15, 2021. Born in Columbia, he was a son of the late Robert Julius Benton Jr. and Jennie Ridgeway Benton. He was a construction project manager. Surviving are his wife, Carmel Williams; daughter, Amy (Will) of Charleston; son, Jonathan of Greenville; three granddaughters; sister, Tammi and brother, Jimmy, both of Winter Haven, Fla. Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, is assisting the family.


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Robert Julius Benton III

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Jones Gamble

July 20, 2021

Bobby was a great guy. He came from a great family and he married into a great family (I can relate to that).
RIP Bobby.
The Benton/Ridgeway/Williams family are in my prayers.

Major Jones Gamble
SC Highway Patrol