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Benny Joe Compton

March 23, 1934 ~ August 11, 2017 (age 83)
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Funeral service for Benny Joe Compton, age 83, of Eva, will be Monday, August 14, 2017 at 2:00p.m. at Eva Baptist Church with Brother Phillip Robinson, Brother Dustin Smith and Brother Gary Driver officiating with burial in the Union Hill Cemetery with Peck Funeral Home directing. Mr. Compton will be at the Church one hour prior to the service. Visitation will be Sunday evening from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at the funeral home.

Mr. Compton, who was born on March 23, 1934 in Georgia to Joe Wheeler Compton and Elva Louise Robinson Compton, died on Friday, August 11, 2017 at Summerford Nursing Home. Mr. Compton was a member of the Eva Baptist Church, loved to laugh, make people laugh, was a very fun loving person and never met a stranger.

Survivors include:

Wife: Margaret Compton

Son: Anthony Compton (Stefani)

1 Granddaughter: Kimberlyn Compton

4 Step-grandchildren: Jonathan, Zachary, Logan and Samantha


Beloved Pet: Little Dog Coco

Tony Jackson, Jonathan Casteel, Larry Bates, Dee Holloway, Charles Duke and Horace Overton will serve as pallbearers.

 Service Information

August 13, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Peck Funeral Home
1600 Highway 31 SW| P.O. Box 427
Hartselle, AL 35640

Funeral Service
August 14, 2017

2:00 PM
Eva Baptist Church
121 Gravel Ridge Road
Eva, AL 35621

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