Carl Bennett "Benny" Elmore, 75, of Utica, passed away May 25, 2022, at home. He was born in East Chicago, IN on April 6, 1947, to the late Glenn Carl and Opal Bennett Elmore. Benny grew up in Centertown and lived in Pleasant Ridge. He drove a truck over the road for many years. Benny then spent ten years as a security guard at Perdue Farms before retiring. He enjoyed fishing, being around friends and church family, spending time with his family, and was a member of Central Grove Baptist Church. Benny was also preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Ann Elmore; son, Billy Elmore and sister, Sue White Embry.
He is survived by his daughters, Lisa (Leon) Whitehouse, Angie (Bobby) Lindsey, Becky Elmore; stepdaughters, Terri (Brian) Tierney and Kim (Stephen) Midkiff and stepson, Clint (Suellen) Stevens; grandkids, Kristin Geary, Nikki Singh, Felicia Shephard, Alicen Worth, Tyler Stevens, Samantha Tierney, Regan Stevens, Avery Stevens, Hannah Martin and Elliot Burden; great grandkids, Lexi Shephard, Elliott Geary, Landon Shephard, Layla Shephard, Dylan Geary, Laettner Shephard, Ledger Shephard, and Simmie Singh.
The funeral service will be 4:00 p.m. Sunday at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory, where visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Saturday, and after 3:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Bells Run Cemetery.
Memories and messages of condolence may be shared with the family at www.glenncares.com.