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Benny "Ben" Neal Mikels

May 13, 1937 ~ December 15, 2021 (age 84)


King – Benny Neal Mikels, 84, of King, NC passed away on Wednesday, December 15, 2021, at his home with his beloved family by his side.

Mr. Mikels was born on May 13, 1937, in Surry County, to the late John Henry and Minerva Scott Mikels.  He was a previous member of the King Volunteer Fire Department. He was a charter member of Victory Bible Baptist Church where he served as a deacon for many years.  He is currently a member of Pinnacle Baptist Church.   

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Gary Neal Mikels; his brother, Ped Mikels; and his sister, Mary Beasley.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Nancy Crews Mikel; a daughter, Sharon Summerlin; a son, Randy Dale Mikels; two brothers: Tom Mikels and Bill Mikels; three sisters: Charlotte Sands, Linda Martin, Barbara Scott, and husband Pete; a sister-in-law, Betty Mikels; three grandchildren: Daniel Robertson and fiancé Meredith Stroman, Hunter Mikels, and Maggie Pratt; along with three great grandchildren; Thomas, Wyatt, Elijah.

The family will receive friends and loved ones on Saturday, December 18, 2021, from 11:00 am until 1:00 pm at Pinnacle Baptist Church, 1054 Old Phillips Rd. Pinnacle. 

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm at Pinnacle Baptist Church, with Rev. Tommy Holder officiating.  Interment will immediately follow in the church cemetery.

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December 18, 2021

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Pinnacle Baptist Church Cemetery

Funeral Service
December 18, 2021

1:00 PM
Pinnacle Baptist Church Cemetery

Interment following funeral service
December 18, 2021

Slate Funeral Home
132 E Dalton Rd
King, NC 27021

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