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Lydia Margaret Benton Robbins
Lydia Margaret Benton Robbins

Lydia Margaret Benton Robbins, of Leland, died Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015, at Cypress Point Rehabilitation Center. She was 84.

Mrs. Robbins was born in Columbus County, daughter of the late Charlie Wright and Sarah Gore Wright.

She was a charter member of Leland Church of God and later was a member of Woodburn Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Jeff and Brad Benton, of Leland and two daughters, Sherry Lamanca, of Fort Myers, Florida and Jackie McLaughlin Hammett, of Southport; one sister, Edna McNeill, of Florence, South Carolina; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

A funeral service was held Sunday, Nov. 8, 2015, at Village Road Chapel, with the Rev. Kenny Emanuel Sr. officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation.

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