EVERETT CARL BENSON
September 17, 2017
Everett Carl Benson, 93, passed away September 14, 2017, in Springfield, Missouri. He was born in Watonga, Oklahoma, and raised on the family farm. He served in World War II as a heavy mortar crewman with the 20th Armored Infantry Battalion in the European conflict. He was employed by Amoco Oil Company for 36 years.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Mildred (Crusinbery) Benson; parents Lewis and Caroline Benson; and three siblings.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, four grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and one brother.
Visitation will be held at the Ma...