Lynn Bencini Jr.
CLINTON — Lynn “Sonny” Lee Bencini Jr., 84, of Columbus died at 10:35 a.m. Monday, July 1, 2013, at Parkway Regional Hospital in Fulton.
He was a self-employed commercial fisherman and served on the Columbus Cemetery Association Board. He was a former mayor and city councilman of Columbus.
He is survived by his wife, Frances Shelton Bencini; two daughters, Rebecca Baker and Teresa Martin, both of Martin, Tenn.; two sons, Shelton Bencini of Clinton and David Bencini of Columbus; one brother, Jim Bencini of Evansville, Ind.; five grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one sister. His parents were Lynn Lee Bencini Sr. and Willie Belle King Bencini.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at Columbus Cemetery with the Rev. Max Cooper officiating. There will be no visitation. Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Arlington is in charge of arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Columbus Cemetery, P.O. Box 113, Columbus, KY 42032; or Clinton-Hickman County Ambulance Service, P.O. Box 83, Clinton, KY 42031.