The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

August 18, 2013

Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Benson


— Floyd and Donna Benson of Danville celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. The event was hosted by Steve and Mickie Benson.

Floyd Benson and Donna Jennings were married Aug. 12, 1953, in Danville at the First Church of Christ by James D. Strauss.

Floyd was a cement finisher and Donna is a homemaker.

The couple has three children, Steven (Mickie) Benson, Dianne Bowers and Eric Benson, all of Danville.

Grandchildren and great-grandchildren are: Steven (Andrea) Benson II, Sydney, Brayden and Leyla Benson of Minneola, Fla.; Laura (W.T.) Sager, Chloe, Wyatt and Sophie Sager of Westville; Sarah Benson of Wood Dale; Jacob (Rochelle) Bowers, Abbey, C.J. and Hunter Bowers of Oakwood; Andria Bowers, Cole and Jade of Covington, Ind.; Julie (Garland) Carter, Creeanna, Jathan and Bree of Danville; Nicole Bowers, Caanan, Arianna and Colton of Covington; Lynn Bowers of Danville and Cailin Bowers of Covington.