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John Douglas Benton

June 21, 1942 — November 23, 2021

John Douglas Benton of Charleston, SC, entered eternal rest on November 23, 2021, surrounded by family.

John was the husband to Carol Ann C Benton Constine for 58 years.

Born on June 21, 1942, in Charleston, SC, John was a son of the late John Roscoe Benton and Gladys E Benton.

John was a United States Air Force veteran and member of the civil service Army.

John is survived by his wife Carol, daughter, Renee Chaplin (Darrin), son, Michael Benton (Laura), grandchildren, Andrew, Sean, Ryan and Daniel, sister, Virginia Mock (Aunt Dink).

John was preceded in death by a daughter, Christine Renee and sisters, Gladys Gibbons and Joan Reed.

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Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to McAlister-Smith Funeral and Cremation, 347 Folly Road, Charleston, SC 29412, (843) 614-8494.
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