- April 14, 1947 - November 22, 2012
- Benton, Kentucky
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“Betty and family, So very sorry to read about the passing of your husband. I shall always remember what gracious hosts you were when I was...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: kathleen moran - chicago, IL
“Deepest sympathy in the loss of your dear one. May gods perpetual light shine on him.t
2 of 7 | Posted by: kathleen moran - chicago, IL
“TO, BETTY, TRENT, PAM: WE, ARE SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. WE, PRAY THAT THE PEACE OF GOD SURROUNDED YOU THROUGH THIS diffcult time. we, love you all!!!
3 of 7 | Posted by: RANDY, JANICE, ORA LEE, TERRIE - KY
“Kenneth and I want to express our sympathy to
all of you through this time of sorrow....
Only God can give you peace and comfort at this time.....
I...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Sissy Donohoo - Benton, KY
“I wish there was something I could say to take the pain away, but I know that only time and the presence of God can heal your broken hearts. All of...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Tootie and Brandon - benton, KY
“Betty,Trent and family and Pam and kids
We was so sorry to hear of James passing! We want you to know you are in our thoughts and prayers and that...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Timmy and Cheryl McMullin - KY
“MS. BETTY AND FAMILY
MAMA AND DADDY WANTED ME TO TELL YOU HOW SORRY THEY WERE, AND DADDY WANTED TO COME TO THE FUNERAL HOME BUT HE JUST DIDN'T FEEL...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: KAY WALLACE - BENTON, KY - FRIEND
James David Filbeck, age 65, of Benton, KY, died Thursday, November 22, 2012, at 7:30 a.m. in Benton, KY at his home surrounded by his loving family and friends. Born April 14, 1947, James was a 1965 graduate of South Marshall High School and served his country during the Vietnam War in the U.S. Army. James was a retired geological surveyor for the US Corp of Engineers. He was of the Baptist faith and a member of Abundant Life Worship Center of Calvert City, KY.
He was the son of the late Joe Thomas Filbeck, Sr. and Dorothy May (Seaford) Filbeck.
He is survived by his loving wife of 31 years: Betty (Phelps) Filbeck; his mother, Dorothy Mae (Seaford) Filbeck; his beloved son and daughter: Trent Woodruff Filbeck and wife Cheri (Henson); and Pamela Sue (Filbeck) Kimberlin; and his adoring five grandchildren: Dakota James Woodruff, Ashli Lake Woodruff, Dillon Jay Culp, John Thomas "JT" Kimberlin, and Hailee Deshae Kimberlin, all of Benton, KY. He is also survived by one brother, Joe Thomas "Joey" Filbeck, Jr. and one sister, Gail Greer and husband, Leonard.
He was preceded in death by his father: Joe Thomas Filbeck, Sr., and his grandparents: Ruben and Mamie (Jones) Filbeck and James Fielddon and Monnie Etta (Price) Seaford.
Arrangements are being handled by Collier Funeral Home, P.O. Box 492, Benton, KY.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at the Collier Funeral Home, Benton, KY with Bro. Lynn McWherter officiating.
Interment with Military Honors are to follow at the Union Ridge Cemetery, Benton, KY.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at the Collier Funeral Home, Benton, KY.
Memorial contributions may be given to Lourdes Hospice, P.O. Box 7100, Paducah, KY 42002-9961.