Death yesterday at his home in Story claimed George Perry Buckingham, 70 year old pioneer resident who had lived in the community 62 years.
Buckingham was born in Page County, Iowa and since moving to the Story community in 1884 had operated a ranch on Little Piney with his brother, John, who survives him. The ranch was sold to Gale Whitney three years ago.
He is survived by another brother, C. J. of Lodge Grass, in addition to John Buckingham of Story.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. in the Story Community Hall with Rev. Oliver Reed officiating. Champion's Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
John Frank Buckingham (1852 - 1932)
Nancy E Buckingham (1854 - 1921)
George Perry Buckingham (1876 - 1946)
John Amos Buckingham (1878 - 1952)*
Harley F Buckingham (1880 - 1902)*
Quiet Rest Cemetery
Created by: Karylyn Petrie
Record added: Nov 04, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12255582
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