Louise C. Benson, 90, passed away Wednesday July 12, 2017 at Baptist Health Floyd. She was the former Louise Crawford, born in Combs, KY. and was very active in several garden clubs in both New Albany and Madison. Louise also served and volunteered for several civic organizations and was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband Frank M. Benson Jr., her parents Ballard and Lorinda Crawford of Combs, KY., her brother Ralph Crawford of Frankfort, KY. and her nephew Lawrence Crawford of Georgetown, KY.
Survivors include her daughter Dr. Wilma Benson; her son Frank "Buzz" Benson (Debbie); two grandchildren Jay T. (Meaghan) and Brad (Brandi) Benson; one great-grandchild Kate Benson; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service celebrating Louise's life will be held at 6 p.m. Monday July 17, 2017 at the Oak Street Chapel of Seabrook Dieckmann & Naville (1846 E. Oak St.). Visitation will be from 2 - 6 p.m. Monday before the service. Burial will be private. Memorial contributions may be given to Trinity United Methodist Church or the donor's charity of choice.
Published on July 13, 2017