GILLSVILLE - Benjamin "Ben" Ellis Lenderman, 22, passed away Sunday, September 29, 2013 due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
He was born March 9, 1991, in DeKalb County, the son of the late Gary Lenderman and Kathy Watkins Lenderman Sullivan and stepfather, Richard Sullivan of Gillsville. He was a member of Central Baptist Church, and was preceded in death by grandparents, Harold and Elizabeth Lenderman; and grandfather, Parris Watkins.
Survivors in addition to his mother and stepfather, include sisters, Lisa Lewis of Maysville and Emily Bennett, Lula; grandparents, Roberta and Leon Gailey, Gillsville; uncles and aunts, Mickey and Wanda Watkins, Cornelia, and Eddie and Angie Cole, Gainesville.
Funeral services will be held 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 1, at the Central Baptist Church with the Rev. Earl Pirkle officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, September 30, at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made to the memorialparkfuneralhomes.com
Memorial Park Funeral Home, Gainesville, is in charge of arrangements.