|Birth: ||Nov. 12, 1889|
|Death: ||Apr. 23, 1953|
Joe Beckham was married on 16 Jun 1907 in Elk Prairie Twsp, Jefferson Co, IL to Sam Erie Wilson. Their only child was Margaret Beckham born 17 Nov 1907 in McClellan Twsp, Jefferson Co, IL and died wq Sep 2000 in Stratford, Sherman Co, TX who married Byford Charles Denham.
The Register-News, Mt. Vernon, Jefferson Co, IL
24 August 1953 - Monday (B1A2A3F3I)
Joe Beckham Dies at Age 63; Funeral Tuesday
Joe Beckham of RFD 1, died at the age of 63 at his home at 8 p.m. Sunday.
The body will lie in state at Myers Chapel where friends may call after 1 p.m. today. Funeral services will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at South Hickory Hill Church, the Rev. J. G. Parsons conducting. Burial will be in South Hickory Hill Cemetery.
He was born Nov. 12, 1889 in Jefferson county, the son of William and Margaret (Osborn) Beckham. In 1907 he married Erie Wilson. He was a member of the South Hickory Hill Christian Church.
Aurviving are his wife; one daughter, Mrs. Margaret Denham; two brothers, Louis Beckham of Mt. Vernon and Fred Beckham of Osgood, Ind.; one sister, Mrs. Nannie Black of Mt. Vernon and six grandchildren.
William Green Berry Beckham (1841 - 1915)
Mary Margaret Osborn Beckham (1849 - 1911)
Sam Erie Wilson Beckham (1889 - 1990)*
Van Beckham (1869 - 1931)*
Robert Lee Beckham (1872 - 1904)*
Elizabeth D Beckham Kirkpatrick (1880 - 1937)*
Nannie Tilda Beckham Black (1884 - 1962)*
Frederick Beckham (1885 - 1973)*
Louis Green Beckham (1888 - 1978)*
Joe Beckham (1889 - 1953)
Lennie Ethel Beckham Leek (1892 - 1951)*
Note: Son of William Green Berry Beckam and Mary Margaret Osborn, husband of Sam Erie Wilson
South Hickory Hill Cemetery
Created by: James E Heidlebaugh
Record added: Jul 31, 2008
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