June 12th, 2014
Mildred "Mil" Hampton was born Oct. 23, 1941, in New Orleans and raised in Sorrnto, La., to the late Sullivan and Lucinda Hampton.
Mildred departed this life with her baby girl holding her hand and her family by her side as she received her wings on June 4, 2014, at Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock at the age of 72.
Mildred accepted Christ and was baptized Aug. 28, 1988, at Evening Star Missionary Baptist Church in Harvey, La., under the leadership of Pastor Keith Paul Stewman.
The Benton Finance committee is set to meet today at 6 p.m. in the Mayor's Conference room at the Benton Municipal Complex.
Benton Police Chief Kirk Lane will be present to discuss two items. The first item on the agenda is the Department of Justice overtime reimbursement funding. Additionally, the committee will discuss the school resource officer and the memorandum of understanding.
All committee and council meetings are open to the public.