Elois Julian Benson, 71, of Commerce passed away at Baylor Hospital in Dallas on Sept. 28, 2010.
Elois was born Jan. 31, 1939, in Simpso nville to J.F. and Lena Edith Jordan Julian. She married Albert Benson on Sept. 3, 1955, in Greenville; and together they ran Benson Bros Wrecker Service for 32 years.
Elois is survived by her loving husband; her children, Connie King and spouse Mark of Commerce and Rickey Benson of Commerce; one brother, Jerry Julian of Little Elm; one sister, Gail Meador of Commerce; her grandchildren, Christy Clark and spouse Clark of Commerce and Rickey J. Benson and spouse Amy of Seagoville; and great-grandchildren Christopher Gutierrez and Cody Clark, both of Commerce, and Bryson Benson of Seagoville.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers and sisters, Leo Julian, Linda Julian and Nancy Julian; and brothers-in-law Elvin Benson, Hugh Benson, Sam Benson and Thomas Benson.
A graveside service was at 11 a.m., Oct. 1, at Brigham Cemetery with Jason Rector officiating.
Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home in Commerce was in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers are Mark Crouch, Fred Eaton, Jason Cunningham, Justin Cunningham, Jake Cunningham and Tony Ketner.
Online condolences and registry may be made at www.jones-walkerandson.com or sign a guest book at www.commercejournal.com.
Published on  October 8, 2010