Sep. 11, 1932 Owensville Gibson County Indiana, USA
Feb. 4, 2008, USA
William "Bill" benson was born to Vivian Flener Benson and William Hamilton Benson at their home in rural Gibson County in 1932. He was married to the late Lois Jeanine Garrett Benson and had two daughters, Julie LaGay Benson Zoller and Tisha Benson Seale. He was married to Reba Emerson in August 1985 and they were loving companions until his death. Bill had three grandchildren: Anna-Maria Zoller, William Richard Zoller and Ryan Benson Seale. He served in the US Army in the early 1950s and was the Driver for the Surgeon General of the US Forces in Europe. He was co-owner of Garrett Brothers Mill in Owensville, Indiana and owner of Garrett Grain Company in Griffin, Indiana. He loved to hunt and fish. He had a wonderful sense of humor and was loved by everyone that met him.