Carol Ann (Hughes) Benson

June 16, 1970 ~ August 31, 2020 (age 50)


Carol Ann (Hughes) Benson, 50, of Fort Wayne, IN passed away August 31, 2020. She was born in Fort Wayne to parents Charlene (Meadows) Buckland and Vaughn Hughes. Survivors include her fiancé, Scott Gilliom; son, Collin L. Benson; daughters, Kylie R. Benson, Katie J. Benson; father, Vaughn O. Hughes; ex-husband, Bruce W. Benson; four aunts and uncles. She was preceded in death by her mother, Charlene Buckland; and grandparents, Naomi and Arnold Meadows, Viola and Virgil Hughes.

Carol earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Commercial Arts. She was employed at the Fort Wayne Journal.

Carol loved to dance (tap and jazz), cooking, growing flowers, decorating and animals.

(Kylie, Collin or Katie): “Love you mom”; (Mom): “Love you too”; (Kylie, Collin or Katie): “Love you more”; (Mom): “Not possible”

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by Bell Mortuary & Crematory, Royster-Askin-Sandrock Chapel, 2310 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN 46222.

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