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Antonio Lorenzo Benson

October 7, 1977 ~ October 4, 2018 (age 40)
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October 7, 1977 - October 4, 2018

Antonio Benson, 40, passed away on Thursday, October 4, 2018.

Antonio Lorenzo Benson age 41, passed away October 4, 2018. Antonio was born October 7th, 1977 to Lavern Benson and Samuel McCoy.  Antonio grew up and attended schools in Durham, NC. Antonio moved to Charlotte, NC as a young adult and worked in the food industry. Antonio married Erica Hall on September 25th, 2015 and share two daughters and a step-son together. Antonio was a very hard worker and was employed by Carrabba’s Italian Grill and Garland Family Landscaping. Antonio loved spending time with his family, watching movies, vacationing, and working. Antonio is preceded in death by grandparents Dorothy Spann, Willie Mae McCoy, Herbert McCoy and aunt.

Antonio’s life will forever be cherished in the lives of his mother Lavern Benson (Charlotte, NC) and his father Samuel McCoy (Durham, NC); wife Erica Hall-Benson, daughters, Aaliyah and Laila Benson, and a step-son, Omari Hall (Charlotte, NC); mother in-laws Selene Thomas (Charlotte, NC) and Monica Hall (Baltimore, MD); father in-law Michael Hall (Baltimore, MD); brothers Carlos Benson and Demario McLean (Charlotte, NC), Rico McLean (Durham, NC); step-sister Sandy Jones (Durham, NC); sister in-laws Nicole Hall,Kaleta Thomas, Danishia Howell (Charlotte, NC); brother in-laws Ricky Thomas (CA), Michael Hall Jr. (Wilmington, NC), Davenon Farmer (Charlotte, NC); uncles Jesse Spann, Darren Spann, Eugene Spann (Charlotte, NC). He will also be greatly missed by a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, and friends.

 A public viewing for Mr. Benson will be held on Thursday, October 11, 2018, from 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM at Boston's Mortuary 4300 Statesville Road, Charlotte,North Carolina 28269.  Interment for Mr. Benson will follow at at Oaklawn Cemetery, 1615 Oaklawn Ave, Charlotte, North Carolina 28216.

The Benson Family have entrusted arrangements to Boston's Mortuary.

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