Loree Daye Keller Benge, 56, of Statesville, N.C., passed away on Sunday, September 20, 2020, at her home. She was born on Tuesday, September 24, 1963, in Caldwell County. She was the daughter of the late Robert Gene Keller Sr. and Helen Ann Cannon Keller.
Loree worked in the restaurant industry as a Hostess.
In addition to her parents, Loree was preceded in death by one sister, Kathleen Keller.
Loree is survived by her husband of 25 years, Robert Carroll Benge of the home; five sons, Keith Wright of Statesville, Jessie Langley of Havelock, Michael Crump of Marion, Matt Clark of Lenoir, and Robert Eddington of Conway, S.C.; three daughters, Debra Tierney and husband Ian of Statesville, Lucinda Turnmire and husband Doug of Lenoir, and Brittany Whitonis and fiancé Patrick of Statesville; four brothers, Keith Keller and wife Shelly of Statesville, Barry Keller of Taylorsville, David Keller and Robert Keller Jr., both of Stony Point; two sisters, Teresa Menscar of Stony Point and Rachel Laws of Statesville; and six grandchildren, Matthew, Nicholas, Bentley, Hailey, Jayden, and Kaylee.
A Graveside Service will be conducted at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, at Stony Point Cemetery. Keith Keller Jr. will officiate. There will be no formal visitation.
Memorials may be given to Chapman Funeral Home for the family assistance fund, 158 Stony Point School Road, Stony Point, NC 28678.
Chapman Funeral Home is serving the family.