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Robbie Jean Benton, 70, died Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Weatherford.
Funeral is set for 1 p.m. Friday in White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford. Interment will be in Memory Gardens of the Valley, 5600 Mineral Wells Highway, Weatherford. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Robbie Jean McDougle Benton was born Oct. 17, 1943, in Fort Worth, daughter of the late Thurman Robert and Verna Jean Lewis McDougle. She graduated from Birdville High School and married Billy Bob "Bud" Benton Jr. in 1969. Robbie loved music and fast, but nice, cars. She always drove a very nice car and took great pride in them. Robbie was a hard worker and retired from Lockheed Martin after many dedicated years of service. She was crowned Miss Haltom City and was the runner-up in the Miss Texas Pageant. Robbie lived a fast life and loved Las Vegas and Louisiana.
Robbie was a longtime member of Aledo Church of Christ.
Robbie was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Bob "Bud" Benton Jr.
Survivors include sons, Robert Benton and Daren Benton, and wife, Cathy; grandson, Matthew Hutchison all of Weatherford; brothers, Thurman McDougle and wife, Sue, of Hudson Oaks and Ronnie McDougle and wife, Debbie, of Rockwall; aunts, Frances Adams of North Richland Hills and Delilah Phillips of Weatherford; uncle, Buddy Lewis of Granbury; numerous cousins, nieces and nephews; and a host of loving friends.