Elaine G. Benson

June 11, 1946 - July 30, 2015
Elaine G. Benson

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Elaine G. Benson, 69, of Flat Rock, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 30, 2015. She was a daughter of the late Horace and Grace Wells Gasperson. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Jerry Marshall Gasperson.

Elaine was a member of Dana Baptist Church, she loved the Lord and enjoyed reading her bible.

Survivors include her loving husband of 45 years, Harley Benson; son, Jerry D. Benson (Tonya) of Flat Rock; daughter, Holly B. Turner (Greg) of Columbus; four grandchildren, Courtney, Dawson, Gracie and Bella; one great-grandson, Ryker Wolf; two sisters, Glenda Craig of Enka and Shirley Bostic (Wade) of Dana; brother, Larry Gasperson (Polly) of Brevard.

Funeral services will be held 11am on Wednesday, August, 5, 2015 in the chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home with Rev. Dan Blackwell officiating. The family will receive friends on Tuesday evening from 6-8pm at Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the park.


Wednesday, August 5, 2015
12:00 AM

Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel - Directions
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792


Tuesday, August 4, 2015
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel - Directions
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

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  • August 01, 2015
    Kathy Ashley says:
    So sorry for the loss of your Mom.May God keep you strong during this time.Prayers for the family.KathyAshley

  • August 01, 2015
    Linda Talley McKee says:
    Elaine was truly a beautiful, kind and loving person. My God bless this family in their loss and comfort them.

  • August 02, 2015
    Carla Shook says:
    I am so sorry to hear of Elaine's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Much love, Carla

  • August 03, 2015
    Dean and Teresa Tyler says:
    Harley, Dean and I are so sorry about Elaine. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  • August 03, 2015
    Charlene Davis says:
    I am so sorry to hear the passing of Elaine to our Sweet Jesus . I did not get to know her as well as I would have like to but every conversation was always heart warming and pleasure. To The Benson family God Bless you . Harley you know you have shoulder and friends my friend. Charlene & Shawn & Larry P.