Athens Review, Athens, Texas

June 7, 2013

Benjamin (Ben) Haller Beene


The Athens Review

ATHENS — Benjamin Beene was born Sept. 14, 1966 in Shreveport, La. He passed away June 4, due to a lengthy illness in a Tyler Hospice facility.

He graduated from Troup High School.

Benjamin worked 20 years for JW Wireline Services.

He is preceded in death by his father, Thomas G. Beene Sr.

He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Sherry Beene of Athens, mother Ethel Beene of Overton and several siblings, nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held Friday, June 7 at Cottle Pearson Funeral Home in Overton, Texas.

Services will be Saturday, June 8 at 2 p.m. at Cottle Pearson Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Rusk County Memorial Gardens.