RALEIGH - Clyde Henry “Chuck” Benner, Jr., 56, died Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011 at Rex Hospital in Raleigh.

He was born in Wadesboro. He worked for many years at P & A Smith in Cary.

Surviving: wife, Linda Blackwell Benner; brother, David “Buck” Benner (Dawn) of White Oak; sister, Susan Lamb of Hollywood, Fla.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde Henry Benner Sr. and Myra Blake Benner Hooker.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to The Wildlife Rehab at

Arrangements are under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service in Franklinton.