Originally created 08/31/99

Mr. Wilbert Bensen



VARNVILLE, S.C. -- Mr. Wilbert Bensen, 79, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 1999, at Colleton Regional Medical Center, Walterboro.

Memorial service will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Riley's Funeral Home, Hampton. Burial will be in Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Bear, Del.

Mr. Bensen, a native of Maryland, was an Army veteran. He attended Antioch Christian Church, Varnville.

Survivors include three daughters, Ellen Green, Varnville, and Brenda Atkins and Cheryl Dixon, both of Wilmington, Del.; a sister, Elizabeth Wilkerson, Maryland; and 17 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

The Augusta Chronicle Aug. 31, 1999