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James Steven Benton

June 15, 1951 April 26, 2022
James Steven Benton
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Obituary for James Steven Benton
James Steven Benton, age 70, of Benson Pike in Shelbyville, passed away Tuesday, April 26, 2022, at Baptist Health Louisville following a short illness. He was born June 15, 1951, in Estill County and was the son of the late Milford and Mary Hall Benton. He was a salesman for Sysco Food Service and an Army Reserve Veteran. He was a member of the Centenary Methodist Church and had lived in Estill County most his life. He is survived by:

His wife: Julia Ann Gantt Benton
1 daughter: Stephanie Benton -Estill Co.
3 sons: Ricky Joe Benton (Chasity) - Estill Co.
Steven Tyler Benton - Lexington
Adam Benton - Lexington
2 step-daughters: Emily Santiago (Chris)- Washington
Katie Mayer (Dave) - Taylorsville, KY
2 sisters: Barsha Honchell (Larry) - Estill Co.
Sue Curtis - Madison Co.
1 brother: Mark Benton (Kellie) - Madison Co.
8 grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday, April 29, 11 AM at the Warren F. Toler Funeral Home Chapel with Bee Williams officiating. Burial will be at the Roberts Cemetery. Visitation will be held Thursday from 6 to 9 PM at the Funeral Home.

Pallbearers: Joe Benton, Kade Benton, Noah Williams, Luke Williams, Dave Mayer, Steve Honchell, David Mayer and Grayson Benton


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