- [S71] Sevier County Republican Extracts, Beulah Linn, (http://sevier.tngenealogy.net/research-assistance/records-resources/27-newspapers-a-publications), 27 Oct 1937.
Mrs. Prosser Benson, 66, d Oct. 26, bur PF. Surv: Husband, W.P. Benson, sons Walter, PF, Bates, Gatlinburg. I dau Mrs. Ed Oury. Rev. R.M. Huff and Rev. Ed Watson officiating. 3 sisters: Mrs. George King, Mrs. Brownlow Reagan, Mrs. Giles Nueman all of Gatlinburg. 4 brothers: Lawson & Harvey Reagan of Gatlinburg, John & West Reagan of Cohutta, GA.
Mrs. Prosser Benson, ___ years of age died Monday, Oct. 25, 1937 at 8:45 PM at her home in Pigeon Forge.
Surviving are her husband, two sons, Walter of Pigeon Forge, Bates of Gatlinburg; one daughter, Mrs. Ed Oury of Pigeon Forge; three sisters, Mrs. George King, Mrs. Brownlee Reagan, and Mrs. Giles Newman of Gatlinburg; and four brothers - Lawson and Harve Reagan of Gatlinburg, and John and Wesley Reagan of Cohutta, GA.
Funeral services were held this morning at 10:00 o’clock in the Pigeon Forge Methodist Episcopal Church conducted by Rev. Russell M. Huff, Rev. W.E. Watson, and Rev. W.E. O Robeson.
Interment was in the church cemetery.
- [S34] In the Shadow of the Smokies, Smoky Mountain Historical Society, (1993), 333.