Charles Thomas Benner was born in Wilkensburg, PA on January 29, 1938. His Lord and Savior called Charles into His presence on January 21, 2019, just shy of his 81st birthday. Charles was born to parents Rollie and Blanche Benner. Charles was married to Edna Faye on October 29, 1988, to which they were happily married for 31 years. Charles worked as a manager at Chief Auto Parts in Plano, TX for 17 years. After retirement, Charles served as a school crossing guard for McKinney ISD.
Charles enjoyed the presence of his family, friends and especially his little sidekick, Buddy. He was actively involved at Victory Church of McKinney where he spent majority of his time helping anyone he could. His fingerprints were on every area of ministry that Victory offered.
Charles is preceded in death by both parents and his loving wife, Edna Faye Benner. Charles is survived by (Son) Ralph Stevens, Jr. (Daughters) Rhonda Gray, Juanita Wright, Anita Jackson, (Son-In-Law) Robert Jackson. Charles had 6 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. A memorial service will take place on January 28, 2019 at Victory Church, 1008 W. Erwin Avenue in McKinney, TX 75069. Pastor Matthew Long will officiate.
Charles will be missed by everyone that knew him.