February 18, 1861, Nashville, Tennessee.

June 24, 1930, Nashville, Tennessee.

Spring Hill Cemetery, Nashville, Tennessee.

Benson’s works include:

  1. Could It Be So Sadly True?
  2. Have You Seen Jesus Lately?
  3. His Love So Changeless, Deep and Strong
  4. I Was Lost in Sin
  5. I Would Be Thine
  6. If I Could Sing a Thousand Melodies
  7. I’ll Take Jesus with Me
  8. I’m a Pilgrim and a Stranger
  9. Jesus Is My Savior, I Shall Not Be Moved
  10. Let the Joy of the Lord Fall on Me
  11. O I Will Hide Myself
  12. O I’m Hungry, O So Hungry
  13. O Lord, I Pray for Faith That Will Be Strong
  14. Once My Heart Was Filled with Sin and Sadness
  15. There Is a Cross for Every One to Bear
  16. This One Thing I Know
  17. Upon the Mountain Through Valley Deep
  18. What a Wonderful Peace
  1. Sacrifice of Praise, A