Mr. Mike “Wolfie” Benton, age 53, of Lula GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on September 15, 2005. He was preceded in death by his son, Greg Benton. Surviving are Wife of 14 years: Mrs. Linda Venable, Lula, GA; Daughters and Son-in-Law: Susan and David Sikes, Jr., Duluth, GA; Jade Taylor, Lula, GA; Victoria Taylor, Lula, GA; Grandchildren: Candice Trechtel, Trey Sikes, Rhyne Miller, Tyler Turpin; Brother and Sister-in-Law: James and Donna Benson, Buford, GA; Sister and Brother-in-Law: Sandra and James Graham, Cross, SC; Nephew: Scott Benson, Buford, GA; Several cousins. Mr. Benton was born in Hall County, GA. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was employed with Weavers Distributors in Athens, GA. He was a member of the Banks County Boosters Club and was an active member of the 4-H Club. Funeral service will be held on Sunday, September 18, 2005 at 3:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday from 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Mike Benton Memorial Fund, c/o Peoples Bank and Trust, Buford, GA. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory Buford, GA 770-932-1133 www.flaniganfuneralhome.com