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Stevens & Grass Funeral Home

4203 Salines DR, Malden, WV

OBITUARY

Margaret Jean "Peggy" Benton

October 1, 1938October 21, 2017
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Margaret “Peggy” Benton, 79, of Campbells Creek, born October 1, 1938 in Charleston, went home to be with the Lord and her son, Rick, on October 21, 2017. Peggy worked hard at several different jobs and loved working with the public. She loved spending time with her family and attending church at Liberty Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by son, Rick Wheeler; parents, Lewis and Evelyn Butts; sister, Betty Moore; and brother, Wesley Butts. Peggy is survived by her husband of 49 years, Clifford “Sparky” Benton; daughters, Claudia Lewis of St. Albans and Kathy (Jimmy) Means of Charleston; sons, Paul Wheeler and Ivan “Mutt” (Joanna) Wheeler, both of Charleston and Randy Wheeler of South Charleston; daughter-in-law, Charlotte Wheeler of Chesapeake; siblings, Caroline Martin of Charleston, David and Roger Butts of Ohio and Ivan and Vincent Butts of Charleston; grandsons, Shawn (April) Means, Danny (Tenyah) Wheeler and John (Amanda) Jones; granddaughter, Misty (PJ) Johnson; great-granddaughters, Shawna Means, Breanna Johnson and Yasmeen Wheeler; and great-grandsons, Cole Means, Rick Tucker, Nathan and Jacob Wheeler and Dillion and Tyler Jones. Peggy will be greatly missed by all the hearts she touched. The funeral service will be held 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at Big Bottom Missionary Baptist Church, Campbells Creek, with the Rev. Fred Christian officiating. The burial will follow the service at Donel C. Kinnard Memorial State Veterans Cemetery, Dunbar. A visitation for family and friends will be from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 and 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday at Big Bottom Missionary Baptist Church.

Services

  • Visitation Tuesday, October 24, 2017
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Memories

Margaret Jean "Peggy" Benton

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Gladys Toothman

October 25, 2017

I am so sorry for your loss. Peggy was a great neighbor and friend to my mommy. She will be missed by many.

Carolyn Patrick

October 25, 2017

My heart goes out to each of you. Peggy was a wonderful person, who was loved by many. May God comfort you during this difficult time. Love and prayers to all of you.

kita jones

October 24, 2017

Thoughts and prayers for your family

June Brown

October 24, 2017

I am so sorry for the loss of Peggy, every ones friend, a loving Mother, Grandmother and Wife. Her smiling face will be missed by all that new her. Prayers for all of you. Love June Brown

Betty Good

October 24, 2017

Peggy was loved by all. So sorry for your loss. Love all of you.

Wendy Armstrong

October 24, 2017

I'm so truly sorry and sadden to hear of Peggy's passing. I worked the past few elections with Peggy and had the pleasure of getting to know her. She was such a beautiful lady inside and out. She always talked about her family with so much love in her voice. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this time.

Melody Moss

October 24, 2017

The family of Margaret (Peggy) Benton I am sorry to hear of the loss of your mother, grandmother and great grandmother. I know she will be missed and I know you oved her very much. Leo and Melody Moss and Matthew Loggins

Hanna Morris

October 24, 2017

So sorry to hear of the lose of a wonderful women, who had a kind, and caring heart and a giving nature. Sending my deepest sympathy, thoughts and prayers to her family and all those that loved her.

Twila St.Clair

October 24, 2017

I am so sorry for your loss. Peggy was a wonderful lady and she will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Mary Ann Walker

October 24, 2017

My thoughts and prayers are with all of you! Hugs to you Kathy!

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