Mr. Bert Benson passed away peacefully at his home in Buford, Georgia on March 17, 2007. A loving husband for 59 years, a guiding father of five, a grandfather of six, and a great-grandfather of one, he is preceded in death by a son, John Charles Benson (1983) and a daughter, Louise Benson Jacobs (2005). He is survived by his wife, Mary Ella Everett Benson, daughter and son-in-law Lois and Harry Puzey of Cumming, sons and daughters-in-law, Gordon and Helen Benson of Cumming, Dave and Theresa Benson of Dunwoody, and son-in-law Bill Jacobs of Cumming; grandchildren, Emilie Jacobs, Amanda Jacobs Turner, David Puzey, Kate Puzey, Chris Benson, and Anna Benson; and a great-grandson, Luke Turner. Visitation will be Tuesday, March 20, 2007 from 6:00pm - 9:00pm at Ingram Funeral Home in Cumming, GA. A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, March 21, 2007 at 11:00 am at New Prospect United Methodist Church Cemetery, 2018 Buford Dam Road, Buford, GA and a celebration of his life will follow at 3:00 pm at Kingswood United Methodist Church, 5015 Tilly Mill Road Dunwoody, GA. The family will receive friends in the church fellowship hall immediately following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice Atlanta. Ingram Funeral Home, Cumming, Georgia in charge of arrangements.