Sept. 21, 2018

Mr. Benton “Benny” Killingsworth, 73, of Goldonna passed away September 21, 2018 at Natchitoches Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Killingsworth was retired from Willamette and was a graduate of Northwestern State University in Natchitoches with a Bachelors degree in Animal Science. He was an avid hunter and enjoyed fishing. Benny was a hard worker and cared deeply about his children and grandchildren.

Benny was the son of the late J. P. Killingsworth Jr. and the late Allie Gertrude Conley Killingsworth. He was also preceded in death by his son, Billy Joe Killingsworth, and a brother, Clinton Killingsworth.

He leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife of 50 years, Susie Hodges Killingsworth; daughter, Candace Paul of Goldonna; son, Dewade Killingsworth of Moundsville, West Va.; and grandchildren, Stetson DeCotah Hickman (Lanie), Dennon Quade Paul, Colie Nyx Killingsworth, Piper Raylynn Killingsworth and Gracie Mae Killingsworth.

Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Chapel of Southern Funeral Home in Winnfield with the Rev. Jason Womack officiating. Interment followed in the Goldonna Cemetery.