March 15, 1957 - June 26, 2021
Kevin Gerald Benton, age 64, ”But they that wait upon the lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk and not faint.” Isaiah 40:31, his strength was renewed as he went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday June 26, 2021. A native of Denham Springs, LA, Kevin was a loving husband to the love of his life Rose Marie Benton for 44 years. He retired from a career as an offshore field supervisor of 26 years from Chevron. He was a devoted and loving father and grandfather who loved his family immensely. He spent his life fishing at his camp on Blind River, hunting, cooking, vacationing with family, playing his guitar, and watching old westerns. Kevin will be remembered as a man of exemplary character, who had the heart of a servant and lived to help others. He is also survived by three daughters; Melissa Fairchild and husband Ronald, Mandy Lavigne and husband Matthew, Ashley Weber and husband Micheal. Six grandchildren; Brett Fairchild, Adlar Lavigne, Hailee Weber, Emma Weber, Isabella Weber, and Phoebe Weber. Brother; Kirk Benton and wife Mandy. Sisters; Bambi Achord and husband Bubba, Bonni Blouin and husband Jerry. Preceded in Death by Parents; Cecil and Shirley Benton. Father and Mother in law; Jerry (Darrell) and Grace Sibley. Brother in Laws; Robert Young Sr. and Jerry Sibley Jr. Nephew: Sidney Achord and Great Nephew Dylan Achord. Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the visitation at Live Oak Methodist Church on Thursday July 1st, 2021 with visitation beginning at 11:00 am until 1:00 pm. With religious services starting at 1:00pm.
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