|Birth: ||Sep. 1, 1920|
|Death: ||Nov. 19, 2005|
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.
George Washington Benson (1892 - 1976)
Carrie Myrtle Baker Benson (1893 - 1969)
Sara Ruth Benson (1924 - 1992)*
Kimberly Ann Benson Richards (1956 - 2004)*
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)*
Maintained by: Darlene Moseley
Originally Created by: Ronald Walton
Record added: May 11, 2006
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