John Benjamin Clanton Jr.

December 12, 1945July 29, 2022
Obituary of John Benjamin Clanton Jr.
John “Benny” Clanton Jr. passed peacefully into heaven gates, surrounded by family, on Friday, July 29, 2022. Benny was born in Rockingham, North Carolina on December 12, 1945 and graduated from Anson High School, class of ‘65, and was a proud member of the basketball team. He served his country as an MP in the US Army and later retired from the Telephone Company in Killeen after 40 years of serving the community. He made Killeen, Texas the family home for 45 years and was a member of St. Andrews United Methodist Church for the duration. He is survived by his beautiful wife, Brenda, of 53 years, son, Brad and wife Melissa of Caddo Mills, Tx, grandchildren, Brenden and wife Jessica of Andrews, Tx, Victoria and fiancé Jon Walder of Josephine, Tx, sister, Marie Terrie of Wadesboro, NC, along with several beloved nieces and nephews. He was anxiously awaiting the arrival of his great grandson, Garrison Blaze Clanton, expected August 1, 2022 to Brenden and Jessica. Benny was preceded in death by his mother, Sara High, and sisters, Helen Mathis, Doris Dutton, and Betty Beaver, all of North Carolina. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Clanton family.

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