Services for Mr. Willie M. Ben were held Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at 2 p.m. from the Conehatta Facility Building.

Burial followed in the St. Catherine Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Ben, 44, died Thursday, April 3, 2014, at his residence.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie D. Ben and Mattie Lynn Anderson Ben.

Survivors include his daughter, Alexandria Shyann Ben; son, Zander Ben; sisters, Reneeda SHoemake, Tracey Ben, Patsy Shoemake, Vertisa Lewis and Esther Eby.

Pallbearers were Elray King, Neal Vaughn, Vincent Smith, Darrell Brown, Kenneth Thomas, Brandon Anderson, Vandell Vaughn and Melford Smith.