Inside Clemson

Noah J. Benton, student – March 2, 2021

Noah J. Benton, 20, passed away on March 2. He was a senior mechanical engineering major from Pawleys Island, South Carolina.

“We were shocked to learn of Noah’s passing,” said Interim Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students Chris Miller. “He was a joy to all those who knew him. The Clemson community sends thoughts and prayers to his family and friends as they grieve this loss.”

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is providing grief counseling to students. Any student who wants to speak to a counselor should contact CAPS at 864-656-2451. Counseling services are also available to faculty and staff through Deer Oaks, the University’s Employee Assistance Program provider, at 866-327-2400.

A celebration of life will be held at the South Carolina Maritime Museum on Saturday, March 13. His full obituary can be found here.