Benjamin H. Hairston, Jr., 59, of Martinsville, Virginia passed away Monday, July 4, 2022, at Duke University Hospital. He was born December 31, 1962, in Martinsville, Virginia to the late Benjamin H. Hairston, Sr. and Virginia Hairston. He proudly served his country in the United States Marines. He was a member of First Baptist Church East Martinsville. He enjoyed working on his truck, football, especially the Eagles, ushering and spending time with family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sisters, Faye Hairston, Lillie Hairston and Shirley Bannister.
He is survived by his wife, Tonya Law Hairston of the home; step-daughter, Porsha Law of New York; step-son, LaQuain Law (Taylor); sister, Nancy Dillard; six grandchildren, two step-grandchildren; two godchildren, Jasmine Lowe and Nykerion France; one step god granddaughter, Keilani Dillard; and a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.
A funeral will be held on Saturday, July 9, 2022, at 12:00 Noon, at Wright Funeral Service Chapel with Pastor Charles Whitfield officiating with visitation thirty minutes prior to the service. Burial will follow at Fair Haven Memorial Park. A floating visitation will be held Friday, July 8, 2022, from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM at Wright Funeral Service Chapel.
Wright Funeral Service & Crematory is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.wrightfuneralservices.net