SAN SABA Graveside services for Jerry Marcus Benton, 70,will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11, at Cowboy Cemetery. Howell-Doran Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. He died Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2009.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley Benton of Richland Springs; a daughter, Pamela Melton of Austin; one granddaughter; one great-granddaughter; his stepmother, Waldine Benton of New Braunfels; three brothers, Gene Benton of Massachu-setts, Steve Benton and his wife Carla of Jarrell, and Michael Benton and his wife Becky of Cleburne; and three sisters, Shirley Mcewin and her husband Clint of Santa Anna, Sabre Abbott and her husband Roy of McKinney, and Judy Adams and her husband Dean of New Braunfels.