Baby Levi Carter Benton

May 4th, 2021 - May 27th, 2021


Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

Thu, Jun. 3rd, 2021 11:00 AM ~ 1:00 PM


Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

Thu, Jun. 3rd, 2021 1:00 PM


Simmons Cemetery

Thu, Jun. 3rd, 2021 2:00 PM

Baby Levi Carter Benton

Levi Carter Benton, three-week old infant son of Gabriel Levi and Stormy Joann (Nicholson) Benton, passed away in his sleep, unexpectedly.

Levi was born in Carbondale on May 4, 2021. He was full of life, full of smiles and loved being held. An angel has truly gained his wings.

Survivors include-

his loving mommy and daddy- Gabriel Levi and Stormy Benton of Marion

Maternal Grandmother- Joann Nicholson of Marion

Maternal Grandfather- William “Peppy” Nicholson of Creal Springs

Paternal Grandparents- Daniel and Jamie Benton of Stonefort

Aunts- Amanda, Jessica, Heather, Amber, Cheyenne, Brianna, Arista, and Emily

Funeral services will be held at 1:00pm on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at Blue Funeral Home in Marion with Pastor Ben Taylor officiating.  Burial will follow at Simmons Cemetery. A time of visitation will be held from 11:00am until 1pm at Blue Funeral Home in Marion.

For those who prefer memorial donations may be made to the family.

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11 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Charity B Eastwood

    From: Tamms, Illinois

    Date: May 29, 2021

    I’m so sorry for your loss. Prayers to the family and Mommy and daddy.

  • Guest: Arista Benton

    From: Stonefort, Illinois

    Date: May 29, 2021

    He truly was an angel and he grew his wings.
    Levi was a sweet and soft spoken baby boy full of color and love and happiness, I was so glad i had the chance to meet a wonderful angel like him.
    Much love
    Fly high baby boy.

  • Guest: Frank Adam Sych

    From: WHITING, Indiana

    Date: May 29, 2021

    my prayer’s are offered and my condolences. R.I.P. Levi Carter Benton.

  • Guest: Lori Beagell

    From: Jc, New York

    Date: May 30, 2021

    I am so sorry for your loss. He was a beautiful baby boy. Hugs to you and your family.

  • Guest: Ruth Brown

    From: Carterville, Illinois

    Date: May 31, 2021

    Sorry to hear this stormy I know you can’t forgive me for the past and if need momma I am right hear to help you he sure was a beautiful baby boy mom’s been in the same shoes with your sister Kaylynn I miss and love you I live in carterville stormy

  • Guest: Not relevant

    From: Place, Illinois

    Date: May 31, 2021

    No one deserves this. I hope you all find peace and the want/will to push on.

  • Guest: Gina Leamen

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: May 31, 2021

    Stormy (school mom here) I am so sorry for you and your husband having to go through losing such a precious angel! I am only one PM away if you need anything. Love you honey!
    Miss Gina

  • Guest: Brittany Aud

    From: West Frankfort , Illinois

    Date: June 1, 2021

    Gone way to soon. He will always be right beside u. I love u stormy and if you ever need anything let me know. Prayers for all of you

  • Guest: Cindy Marlow

    From: Johnston City , Illinois

    Date: June 2, 2021

    So sorry for your loss, prayers🙏🏻

  • Guest: Heather D Lucus

    From: Marion il, Illinois

    Date: June 3, 2021

    Stormy and Gabe I’m truely sorry for your loss. I know you loved him and he you. I could see it in his little face. Please lean on God at this time of sorrow. Sending all my love. Prayers for you both.

  • Guest: Tasha collins

    From: Norris city , Illinois

    Date: June 4, 2021

    I am sorry for you loss and I will keep you guys in my prayers