The Township Trustee is responsible for the care of cemeteries under IC 23-14. The cemeteries in Benton Township that meet this description include
- Brock Cemetery
- Frye Cemetery (also known as Taylor or McGowen Cemetery)
- Richardson/Brummetts Creek Cemetery
- Stepp Cemetery
The Township is looking for groups interested in adopting a cemetery for a year as a service project. Responsibilities would include occasional trash pick up and possibly some headstone cleaning (after completing a workshop). Please contact the Trustee if you are interested!