Elijah John Thomas Benton-Chandler, two months, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 10, at his home in Orange. Graveside services will be at 1:00 PM, Monday, Feb. 15, at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park, with the Rev. Gerald Ratcliff officiating. Visitation will be from 12:00-12:45 pm, Monday, Feb. 15, at Dorman Funeral Home.
He was preceded in death by his twin brothers, Daniel Duane Buxton and Jordan Thomas Buxton; grandfather, Howard Gaston Chandler; grandmother, Dixie Ann Chandler and Godparents, Mary Kay Weston and Michael Wayne Perea.
Elijah was born in Port Arthur, Nov. 27, to Michelle Lee and John Howard Chandler. He had a big brother Ezekiel Michael Liam Benton and a big sister Mary Kaylee Ozia Benton that loved him very much. A grandfather Tommy Weston and an Uncle Larry Chandler, as well as numerous other aunts uncles, cousins and friends that will miss him very much.