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Ernest L. Beckham
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Birth: 1904
Kentucky, USA
Death: May 9, 1964
Owen County
Kentucky, USA

Kentucky Death Index, cert 11607, vol 024

The News Herald
Owenton, KY
May 1964

Ernest Lee Beckham, Owenton laborer, was found dead in bed at his home on West seminary Street by his wife Elizabeth Ella Wilhoite Beckham about 5:30 when she returned home from work at the St. Nicholas hotel. Coroner John Saylor ruled death due to a heart attack.

A native of Owen County, he was the son of William and Ella Dickerson Beckham and a member of Cedar Hill Baptist Church.

In addition to his wife, survivors are five daughters, Christine Combs, Mary Louise Hardin, Dorothy Combs, Eva Hopkins, Ruth O'Banion; three sons, William, John and Herschel, all at home, one sister, Mrs. Lockett Smith; and six brothers, Charlie, Dupuy, Jimmy, Clarence, Ben, and Teddy.

- contributed by member #47887902
Family links: 
  William Clayborne Beckham (1879 - 1939)
  Ella Jane Dickerson Beckham (1885 - 1976)
  Elizabeth Ellen Wilhoite Beckham (1908 - 1964)
  Ernest L. Beckham (1904 - 1964)
  Charles W Beckham (1906 - 1978)*
  Clarence "Whitey" Beckham (1910 - 2005)*
  Ben Thomas Beckham (1913 - 1992)*
  Teddy B Beckham (1915 - 1992)*
  Lockett J. Beckham Smith (1917 - 1994)*
  Dupuy Beckham (1923 - 2001)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: No marker, Jan 2016
Monterey Cemetery
Owen County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Quietude
Record added: Dec 24, 2010
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