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Rolland Vernon Benson, Sr.

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Rolland was born on May 10, 1922 and passed away on Monday, November 7, 2016.

Rolland was a resident of Allen, Oklahoma at the time of passing.

He attended school.

He served in the U. S. Army from December 10 1942 until being honorably discharged December 5 1945. He was a Combat Infantryman during World War II. He received the World War II Victory Ribbon Purple Heart Two Bronze Service Stars American Theatre Ribbon Good Conduct MedalCombat Infantry Badge and Bronze Star. Mr. Benson was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars 11194 and the Disabled American Veterans.

Rolland was married to Carlene.

Memorial service will be at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday at the Criswell Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Deacon Dennis Fine.