AVA — Dennis Benson, 66, passed away at 1:48 pm, Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at his home.
Dennis was born June 28, 1951, in Murphysboro, the son of William Charles and Helen Edaine McCoy Benson.
He was a retired Printing Pressman from Curwood in Murphysboro.
He was a member of the Church of Nazarene in Murphysboro.
Dennis is survived by his brothers, Charles (Betty) Benson of Murphysboro, and Rodney Benson of Ava; and sister, Charlotte Lakenan-Curry of Ava.
Dennis was preceded in death by his parents; and two sisters, Ruth Moutria and Judy Hester.
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, in Wilson’s Funeral Home in Ava, with the Rev. Jim Frye officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Murdale Garden of Memory. Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Hospital.
To sign the guestbook, visit www.wilsonsfuneralhome.net.