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Moselee Benton

April 25, 1931 ~ October 31, 2020 (age 89)


Moselee Benton age 89, died at Capital Caring Health, in Aldie, VA on Oct 31, 2020.

Moselee was born in Cuba, Alabama in 1931. In the early 60’s Frank and Moselee moved from Welch, West Virginia to Alexandria VA after his service for the US ARMY was completed. They raised their 3 boys and helped raise their numerous grandchildren in Alexandria, VA. Moselee was an avid church member and worked for Alexandria Schools as a cafeteria worker. She is proceeded in death by her husband Frank D Benton and survived by their 3 children Willie (Alexa), James (Glenda) and Frank (Wanda) and 9 grandchildren Shawn Benton, Monica Benton, Kristina Benton, Charles Cain, Robert Cain, Michelle Benton, Jamie Benton, Cheryl Benton, and Shannon Benton and numerous great grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother Henry Tartt and several nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends. She was preceded in death by her parents Ethel Tartt, Willy Tartt and sister Motlean Tartt.

Funeral services will take place at Everly Wheatley Funeral Home on Thursday 12 November, at 12:00 p.m. and the Burial Service with be on Friday the 13th at 10:30 a.m. at Quantico Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in memory of Moselee Benton to the Dementia Society of America by mail to PO Box 600, Doylestown, PA 18901, or online www.DementiaSociety.org/donate."

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Funeral Service
November 12, 2020

12:00 PM
Everly-Wheatley Funeral Home
1500 West Braddock Road
Alexandria, VA 22302

November 13, 2020

10:30 AM
Quantico National Cemetery
18424 Joplin Road (Rte. 619)
Triangle , VA 22172

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