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Geraldine ‘Gerry’ Marie Ambrosia Benton (11-02-2017)
Photo of Geraldine ‘Gerry’ Marie Ambrosia BentonGerry was born on
May 29, 1937, and resided
in Farmerville
until she left peacefully
to be with the
Lord on October 25,
2017.
Gerry was a loving
wife, mother, grandmother,
great-grandmother
and friend.
Gerry loved taking
care of her family,
cooking, gardening,
doing crafts, caring
for all animals and
was a long time fan
of the New Orleans
Saints.
Gerry was preceded
in death: By her father and mother; Mary Davis
and husband Lloyd; her husband, Donald “Buck”
Benton; a son, Chris Benton; and beloved Chihuahua,
Sweet Pea.
Gerry is survived by: Her daughter, Marlo Benton
Haddox and husband John; grandson, Brad Benton
and wife Amy; three great-grandchildren – Avery,
Collin and Ethan; and Shauna Kircus, whom she
loved like a daughter.
The family would like to give a special thanks
to Arbor Rose and its staff for the loving care and
friendship they provided to Gerry for several years.
To honor Gerry and her love of animals, the family
requests in lieu of flowers, donations be made
to the Union Parish Humane Society, P.O. Box 1073
Farmerville, LA 71241.
At the request of Gerry she was cremated and no
services are planned at this time.
Online condolence messages may be sent to the
family www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com.