Sheila J Benton, 56 of Vernon, died on Monday, July 18, 2016, in Vernon. Services will be held Friday, July 22, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Sullivan Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Norris Thomas officiating. Interment will be held at Crowell Cemetery under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.
Benton was born Thursday, April 7, 1960 in Crowell. She was the daughter of Wilma Sillemon Coleman and the late Clyde Coleman. She married Kenneth Benton on June 2, 1979 in the Five and One Community. She worked at the Vernon State Hospital as a PNA for 23 years, Crowell ISD, Crowell Nursing Home and part time at Walmart. She was member of the Wood Street Baptist Church. She was a homemaker.
She is survived by her husband, Kenneth Benton of the home; her mother, Wilma Coleman of Vernon; two sons, Kenneth Benton, Jr. of Mesquite and Freddy Benton of Vernon; two daughters, Crystal Wells of Vernon and Candiace Benton of Vernon; three brothers, Ricky Coleman of Arlington, Marvin Coleman of Garland and Van Coleman of Wichita Falls; four sisters, Teresa Coleman of Wichita Falls, Mary Coleman of Wichita Falls, Ann Coleman of Vernon and Betty Stevenson of Vernon; and two grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a grandson, Treion Benton.
Visitation will be Thursday, July 21, 2016 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Sullivan Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.sullivanfuneralhomevernon.com.