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Benny James

July 11, 1949 ~ December 25, 2018 (age 69)

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Obituary

Benny James, 69, a native of Terrebonne Parish and a resident of Gibson, LA, passed away peacefully at 9:25 p.m. on Tuesday, December 25, 2018.

Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until funeral time at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 5, 2019 at New Rising Sun Baptist Church, 230 St. Charles St. in Houma. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

He is survived by his son, Darrick Ross; daughter, Anastasia Allen (Xavier); ten grandchildren; brothers, Michael, Lawrence, Joseph, Steven and Roy James; stepbrothers, Clement and Jack Welch; sisters, Hattie Mae, Bonnie, Roslyn, Naomi and Stacy James; stepsisters, Ruth Turner, Sylvia and Betty Welch; and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Rosemary James Welch (Charles); brother, Clayton James; sisters, Mary Sue Johnson and Betty James; grandparents, Ozelin and Hattie T. James.

Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
January 5, 2019

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
New Rising Sun Baptist Church
230 St. Charles Street
Houma, LA 70360

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 5, 2019

1:00 PM
New Rising Sun Baptist Church
230 St. Charles Street
Houma, LA 70360

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
January 5, 2019

New Rising Sun Baptist Cemetery
2301 St. Charles Street
Houma, LA 70360

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