|Birth: ||May 21, 1885|
|Death: ||Apr. 17, 1976|
Daughter of Carroll Smith Fisher and Mary Lillian Parker. She married Wilmer Kersey Benson, Sr, on 31 January 1906, and was a devoted wife and mother. They lived at 114 Pine Street, Wyoming, Delaware all of their life, until she was unable to care for herself, and moved into a private nursing home in Dover, Delaware, in 1975, at the insistence of her family. She had two children: Lillian Fisher Benson (born 18 Dec 1906, died 30 June 1990) and Wilmer Kersey Benson, Jr (born 2 Nov 1915, died 19 July 1999). She devoted herself to her family and to the Wyoming Methodist Church. She is buried next to her husband, in the Benson Family Plot, in the Odd Fellows Cemetery, off Route 13, near Camden, Delaware.
Carroll Smith Fisher (1854 - 1927)
Mary Lillian Parker Fisher (1859 - 1890)
Wilmer Kersey Benson (1880 - 1948)
Lillian Fisher Benson Maden (1906 - 1990)*
Wilmer Kersey Benson (1915 - 1999)*
Above the names is the Mason Symbol, of which Wilmer K. Benson was a 32 degree Mason. Also on the marker is their daughter, Lillian Benson Maden.
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Plot: Benson Family Plot
Created by: Kit and Morgan Benson
Record added: Jun 22, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5561906
Grandmom, it was always a treat to go visit you. You were always THE Lady, and treated us the same! We loved your flower garden. I was blessed to have 5 generations when my little girl met her great great grandmother! rest in peace. I love you.|
Added: Feb. 17, 2013
Ms. Marilyn K.
Added: Feb. 16, 2013
Honoring Your Memory
Added: Feb. 1, 2013
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