Ben Stuteville, Jr.
HAUGHTON, LA – Funeral Services celebrating the life of Ben Stuteville, Jr., 86 will be held Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at Hill Crest Memorial Chapel, Haughton, LA officiated by Bro. Billy Pierce. Interment will follow at Hill Crest Memorial Park. Visitation for family and friends will be held Tuesday from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Ben made his living as a first rate mechanic ending his career as a shop foreman for Builders Supply for over 25 years. Before and after his retirement he lived a very happy and content life on his beloved “Ponderosa”. Spending much quality time with his family; especially enjoying his role as a Pa to his grand and great-grandchildren. We all have priceless memories of our Brother, Daddy, Pa and Uncle Ben.
He was preceded in death by his father, Ben Stuteville, Sr., mother, Lena Merrick Stuteville, son, Ben Stuteville, III and grandchildren, Derald Stuteville, Jr. and Laura Byas Smith, and brothers and sisters Buford and Leonard Stuteville, Edith Stuteville, Claudine McMurray, R.L., Rawliegh and J.B. McCullough.
He is survived by his sons, Derald (Hoppy) Stuteville and wife Pattie and John Ben Stuteville; his daughter, Carla Byas and her husband Gary who was Ben’s “favorite son-in-law”; brother, Paul Stuteville and grandchildren, Angie, Danny, Patrick, Amanda, Robert, Jeremy and Ashley Stuteville, Don and Clint Byas, Clint and Katie Howard. Also left to cherish the memory of Ben are his 14 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Robert Stuteville, Don Byas, Clint Byas, Blake Byas, Chase Smith and Clint Howard.
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