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Roland Benson
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1920
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Nov. 19, 2005
Broken Arrow
Tulsa County
Oklahoma, USA

Roland Benson, 85, of Tulsa, Oklahoma died Saturday, November 19, 2005, in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. He was born September 1, 1920, in Brooken. He was a retired lieutenant colonel in the Air Force who served in World War II and the Korean War, a cattle rancher and a Protestant. He graduated from Quinton High School and received an associates degree from Connors State college in Warner, Oklahoma.

Funeral was held at 1 p.m. Friday at Agent Funeral Home Chapel in Sallisaw with burial at Akins Cemetery northeast of Sallisaw.

He is survived by his wife; a daughter; five sons; three sisters; a brother; 14 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were his grandsons and great-grandsons.

 
 
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 Parents:
  George Washington Benson (1892 - 1976)
  Carrie Myrtle Baker Benson (1893 - 1969)
 
 Spouse:
  Sara Ruth Benson (1924 - 1992)*
 
 Children:
  Kimberly Ann Benson Richards (1956 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lee Donald Benson (1914 - 1990)*
  Rudolph Benson (1915 - 1988)*
  Virginia Dare Benson Carlton (1918 - 2008)*
  Roland Benson (1920 - 2005)
  Ervin Earl Benson (1923 - 2006)*
  Wanda June Benson Gordon (1925 - 1996)*
  Evelyn Jean Benson Moseley (1928 - 2003)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Akins Cemetery
Akins
Sequoyah County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Maintained by: Darlene Moseley
Originally Created by: Ronald Walton
Record added: May 11, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14258563
Roland Benson
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Roland Benson
Added by: Thomas Brenzovich
 
Roland Benson
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For my Uncle Roland ~
- Darlene Moseley
 Added: Apr. 20, 2008

- Ronald Walton
 Added: May. 11, 2006
 
 
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