Wilmer Benge Jr.

Published 12:00 am Thursday, January 4, 2007

Memorial services for Wilmer Hugh Benge Jr., 55, of Pearl, who died Monday, Jan. 1, 2007 at Saint Dominic’s Jackson Memorial Hospital, will be 10 a.m. Friday at Baldwin-Lee Funeral Home, Pearl.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Kay Harrison Benge of Pearl; son, Wilmer Hugh “Buddy” Benge III and his wife, Amber, of Tucson, Ariz.; daughter, Sharyn Renee Benge Ballard and her husband, Bobby, of Columbus; brother, Jeffery “Red” McTigue of Natchez; grandson, Andrew Corwin Ballard; numerous nephews, nieces, friends, and coworkers.

Memorials may be sent to the National Wildlife Federation or the National Marfan Foundation at www.marfan.org.