Tommy G. "T.G." Benson

July 21, 1934, September 13, 2018

Tommy

Tommy G. “T.G.” Benson, 84 of China, died Thursday, September 13, 2018, at Summer Place Nursing and Rehabilitation, Beaumont. He was born on July 21, 1934, to Willie Marie Amos Benson and Rexal T. Benson, in Greggton, and was a United States Army veteran having served in the Korean War.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley Benson; sons, Blane Benson and Craig Benson and his wife, Dana, all of China; brother, Billy Benson of Algonac, Michigan; grandchildren, Tara Cook and her husband, Derek, of Nome; Ashley Bowling and her husband, Ryan, of Lumberton; Kayla Laird and her husband, Cory and Tyeler Benson and his wife, Delilah, all of China; and Brett Benson of Beaumont; and nine great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his son, T.A. Benson.

A Rosary for Mr. Benson will be recited at 5:00 p.m., with a gathering of family and friends to follow until 7:00 p.m., Sunday, September 16, 2018, at Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. His funeral service will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, September 17, 2018, at Broussard’s, with interment to follow at China Cemetery, China.

Memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church, P.O. Box 38, China, Texas 77613.

Video

Rosary
Broussard's Mortuary - Major Dr.
1605 N. Major Drive Beaumont, TX 77713
Sunday, September 16, 2018
5:00 p.m.
Gathering of Family and Friends
Broussard's Mortuary - Major Dr.
1605 N. Major Drive Beaumont, TX 77713
Sunday, September 16, 2018
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Service
Broussard's Mortuary - Major Dr.
1605 N. Major Drive Beaumont, TX 77713
Monday, September 17, 2018
11:00 a.m.
Interment
China Cemetery
30.059930 Zzz94.344110

Comments (30)

  • Sandy Dearbonne Bridges

    17 September 2018 at 01:19 | #

    So sorry to learn of the loss of your husband, Dad, and Grandfather. My prayers and thoughts are with you.

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  • Charlotte Lowe

    16 September 2018 at 21:43 | #

    I am so sorry for your loss.

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  • Melanie Nunez

    16 September 2018 at 17:28 | #

    Shirley, Big hug and prayers to you at this most difficult time! May God give you strength in places you didn’t know you had it! Love you!

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  • Barbara Hawkins

    16 September 2018 at 15:26 | #

    So sorry for you and the families loss,Shirley.He will be missed.I imagine him,Sonny Merandino,Darvin Revia and Don Hawkins will have a great time together.I will miss him.He was a good man and a great friend.

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  • Paul Ainsworth

    16 September 2018 at 14:17 | #

    We are so very sorry to hear about Tommy. He was a wonderful and caring man that will be greatly missed. Love & hugs from us in MN, Paul & Tabatha, & Drew

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  • Sarah Cioci

    16 September 2018 at 02:06 | #

    Benson Family,
    I'm so sorry for the loss of Mr. Tommy. He was a great man and will be missed. My prayers are going out to y'all.
    Love,
    Sarah Kibodeaux-Cioci

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  • Jeanette Davis

    15 September 2018 at 23:25 | #

    Shirley and family, I will always remember Tommy with a smile. He was a fun, kind man. My prayers are with you as you remember him with smiles and love. God bless all of you!

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  • Marcia Horn Noyes

    15 September 2018 at 19:25 | #

    Shirley, Blane, Craig and family...my deepest condolences on the loss of your husband/father. Sending prayers for comfort and peace.

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  • Jimmy Ainsworth

    15 September 2018 at 15:33 | #

    We've known Tommy and the Bensons for as long as I can remember. They are a wonderful family and Tommy will be greatly missed.

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  • MELVIN AND MARY MCCOWN

    15 September 2018 at 14:18 | #

    WE ARE SO VERY SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. HE WAS SUCH A GOOD MAN. WE PRAY THAT GOD WILL GIVE YOU STRENGTH AND COMFORT.

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  • Richard Kratzer

    15 September 2018 at 14:13 | #

    Tommy was one of the best people I know and a great friend. I will miss him dearly

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  • M. Jones

    15 September 2018 at 14:13 | #

    My condolences to the family of Mr Tommy Benson. May you find comfort in God's promises to wipe all tears from every eye (Revelation 21:3,4). May the memories of of Mr Tommy bring peace to your hearts during this difficult time.

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  • Tara

    15 September 2018 at 13:14 | #

    I'm sorry for your loss. God promises to be close to the brokenhearted. PS 34:18. I hope you find comfort in God's promise & in the many wonderful memory's you made & shared together. You have my condolences.

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  • Cathy Martel

    15 September 2018 at 12:39 | #

    Dear Ms. Shirley and Family,
    I am so very sorry for your loss. May God’s comfort and peace surround you all in the days and weeks to come. You all are in my prayers. Love to all...Cathy

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  • Donald and Ella Leger

    15 September 2018 at 01:29 | #

    Prayers for the family. He will be missed

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  • Steve and Terri Verde

    15 September 2018 at 01:25 | #

    God Bless you and your family. We know what your going through !! HE will be your strength. Love you guys

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  • Glenn Leger

    14 September 2018 at 21:31 | #

    So sorry for your loss Miss Shirley, Blane, & Craig. Mr Benson was a great man. God bless your family.

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  • Jimmy Guillory and Dolores Guillory

    14 September 2018 at 21:02 | #

    We are sorry for your great loss and our prayers go out to you Shirley and all of your loving family Tommy will be missed by all of us for he was a very great man loved by everyone who knew him.

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  • Cay Granger

    14 September 2018 at 18:43 | #

    Shirley,
    We are so sorry. Tommy was such a sweet fun man. We are keeping your family in our prayers.
    Cay and Terry Granger

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  • Kim Dearbonne Waller

    14 September 2018 at 18:21 | #

    Shirley and Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. May you find comfort in the love you have for each other.

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  • Linda Harris

    14 September 2018 at 15:03 | #

    I'M SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. TOMMY WAS A VERY SPECIAL GENTLEMAN. OUR HEART FELT PRAYERS AND LOVE EXTENDED TO ALL OF THE FAMILY.

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  • Barry & Velmalyn Hartt

    14 September 2018 at 13:57 | #

    We are sad to hear of Tommy's passing .Have many memories of Tommy and they are all good. Our love and condolences go to you Shirley and family. May God comfort and bless you.

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  • Steven Thibodeaux

    14 September 2018 at 13:26 | #

    lots of great memories and good times. you will be missed.. all my prayers and thoughts

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  • Liz Medlin

    14 September 2018 at 11:06 | #

    Sending our love to all! Praying for peace!
    You’ll never be forgotten, TG.

    Always in our hearts,

    Liz and Trace

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  • Kelly Suppes

    13 September 2018 at 22:55 | #

    Mr. Tommy was such a sweet man. Prayers and hugs to all the Benson family

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  • Chris & Katie Kibodeaux

    13 September 2018 at 22:18 | #

    We are all sad to hear of such a great man leaving us but joyful to know he left us to be in the presence of our Lord. Katie and I extend our deepest condolences. Love you all so very much.

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  • Kerry and Terry Radley

    13 September 2018 at 21:23 | #

    Our prayers are with the whole Benson family. He certainly enjoyed his grandchildren and greats. God be with you, Shirley.

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  • Judi and Ronnie Benoit

    13 September 2018 at 21:16 | #

    God rest his soul and comfort his wonderful family.
    Judi and Ronnie Benoit

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  • Billy and Emy Kolander

    13 September 2018 at 20:09 | #

    Dear sweet Mrs. Benson and family,
    Peace be with you all. You're in our prayers.

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  • Sour Lake Health and Medical

    13 September 2018 at 20:07 | #

    You all are in our hearts and prayers. Sommer and staff

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