Graveside services for Benjamin William Speights, 77, of Many, LA, will be held on Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Little Flock Cemetery with Rev. Leland Boyd officiating. Visitation will begin on Saturday, July 11, 2020, at 9:00 AM at Warren Meadows Funeral Home, Many, LA.
Benjamin William Speights was born on Saturday, September 26, 1942 in Clare, LA. He passed away on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at Many Health Care North in Many, LA. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest Joshua Speights and Della (Gandy) Speights; brother, Dr. Earl Speights; sister, Ernestine Dees; nephew, Bob Speights and great nephew, Zachary Fordham. Ben retired from Texaco Oil Company. He enjoyed his hunting trips to Colorado with friends. He was also a devoted member of Trinity Church.
He is survived by his nieces, Nancy Wright of Many, LA, Judy Boyd of Natchitoches, LA, Laura Eidt of Natchez, MS, Susan Fordham of Downsville, LA and Edith Nicholson of Forest, LA; nephew, John Dees of Ferriday, LA; along with a host of friends and his coffee drinking buddies.