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Evelyn M. Benson

May 7, 1935 ~ December 23, 2023 (age 88) 88 Years Old

Evelyn Benson Obituary

Evelyn M. Benson, 88, of Shelbyville, passed away Saturday, December 23, 2023 at Willows of Shelbyville.

Born May 7, 1935 in Bartholomew County, she was the daughter of Wilbur Williams and Marie (Gobel) Williams. She married Richard M. Benson on April 2, 1955 and he preceded her on August 15, 2023.

Survivors include 1 daughter- Valerie Jorgensen of Shelbyville; and 1 sister- Gladys Stewart of Shelbyville. She was preceded in death by her parents and spouse.

Evelyn was a self employed hair stylist for many years with Evelyn's Beauty Salon and graduated from Shelbyville High School. She was a member of Shelby County Home Extension Club. She had lived in this area most of her lifetime after previously moving from Henryville. Evelyn loved arts and crafts, cooking, sewing, and reading.

Graveside services will be 2:00 pm, Tuesday, January 2, 2024 at Forest Hill Cemetery, 704 Morris Ave, Shelbyville, with Rev. David Humphrey officiating. Visitation will be from 1:30 pm until the time of the service, at the gravesite.

Memorial contributions can be made to International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, in care of the funeral home.

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January 2, 2024

1:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Forest Hill Cemetery, Indiana, Shelbyville

Graveside Service
January 2, 2024

2:00 PM
Forest Hill Cemetery, Shelbyville


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