Mr. Angus BensonJune 07, 1926 - August 17, 2013
Mr. Angus "Curly" Benson 87 of Erwin died August 17, 2013 in Harnett Health Betsy Johnson. The Harnett native was born June 7, 1926 to the late William Pascal and Myrtle Barbour Benson. He was also preceded in death by a son; Angus Scott Benson, brothers; Harold, Lelon Glenn, and Brant Benson, and sisters; Ellen Benson, Madeline Williams, Ruth Tart, Naomi Melvin,Lucille Wilkerson and Lila Holmes all of Erwin.
Mr. Benson served in the United States Navy during WW II, and returned to Erwin afterwards to work in the insurance industry with Western-Southern Life Insurance.
A graveside service will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday, August 20, 2013, at Erwin Memorial Park. .
He is survived by his wife of 66 years: Hallie Tart Benson, his daughter; Tonia B. Maynor and husband Hughie of Coats, a son; Michael Benson and wife Kathleen of Raleigh, grandchildren; Karen Beitar and husband Jehad, Hope Thompson, Paula Day, Brandy Maynor and Hughie Paul Maynor. Jr. He is also survived by 14 great-grandchildren.
Flowers are welcomed and memorials may also be made to: Disabled American Veterans, DAV Chapter # 74, P.O. Box 66, Erwin, NC 28339.
The family will receive friends and family after the service at the cemetery, and at other times at the home of Tonia and Hughie Maynor.