Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Bensons in:
 • Sunset Memory Gardens
 • Graniteville
 • Aiken County
 • South Carolina
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
George Artie Benson
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Apr. 7, 1912
Jenkins County
Georgia, USA
Death: Oct. 24, 2005
South Carolina, USA

Social Security Death Index
Name: George Artie Benson
Last Residence: Graniteville, Aiken, South Carolina 29829
Born: 7 Apr 1912
Died: 24 Oct 2005
State (Year) SSN issued: Georgia (Before 1951)

George A. Benson

GRANITEVILLE Entered into rest on Monday, Oct. 24, 2005, at his residence, Mr. George A. Benson, 93, of 224 Whaley Pond Road, Graniteville. He formerly resided for 48 years at Oak Street, Gloverville. He was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Myrtle Deal Benson and a son, Roy Lenwood Benson.

Surviving are two daughters and their husbands, Teresa B. and Cleve Rains of Graniteville, and Dianne and Dan Boyles of Ravenel; one brother, Sam Benson of Beech Island; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Mr. Benson was born in Jenkins County, Ga., to the late Samuel Sampson and Gussie Louise Stewart Benson. He was an U.S. Army Veteran of World War II having served in the Medical Corps. He was a retired carpenter and a member of the Carpenter's Union #263, Augusta, and a lifetime member of the Disabled American Veterans Post #43, Aiken. He was a member of Langley Church of God and the Men's Bible Class.

Funeral services will be on Thursday at 2 p.m. in the Langley Church of God with the Revs. Benny Burton, Ritchie Enlow and James Wiley officiating. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers will be Ronald Cato, Joey Gullion, Chris Alverson, David Benson, Glenn Benson and Scott Ramsey. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Langley Church of God Men's Bible Class.

Friends may call at the residence of his daughter, 222 Whaley Pond Road, Graniteville or on Wednesday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Hatcher Funeral Home, U.S. Highway 1, Langley.

Published in the Ailen Standard Oct 25, 2005

Family links: 
  Samuel S. Benson (1865 - 1945)
  Augusta Louise Stewart Benson (1877 - 1970)
  Myrtle Deal Benson (1919 - 2003)*
  Charlie Joseph Benson (1910 - 1985)**
  George Artie Benson (1912 - 2005)
  Sarah Abbie Benson Pounds (1914 - 1935)**
  Milledge Sam Benson (1916 - 2009)*
*Calculated relationship
Sunset Memory Gardens
Aiken County
South Carolina, USA
Created by: Robert Thompson
Record added: Oct 19, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99179859
George Artie Benson
Added by: ACS
George Artie Benson
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Rachel Haynes Tanner
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service