COMMERCE – Ina Belle Harris Benton, 91, died Friday, October 23, 2009.
Born in Jackson County, she was the daughter of the late Eddie and Claudia Nunn Harris. She was a member of Berea Baptist Church and was a homemaker. Mrs. Benton was preceded in death by her husband, Aubrey Benton.
Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Latrelle and Billy Thomas, Murrayville, Carolyn and Frank Gaines, Winterville, Janice and Melvin Adams, Commerce, and Judy and Jerry Williams, Gainesville; sister, Edna McElroy, Athens; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Sunday, October 25, at Berea Baptist Church with the Revs. Grady Jordan and Terry James officiating. Burial was in Jackson Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to Berea Baptist Church, c/o Tracy Gravitt, 143 Bolton Gordon Rd., Commerce, GA 30530.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, was in charge of arrangements.