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Dewey Fleet Bingham, Sr
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Birth: Aug. 1, 1898
Trickham
Coleman County
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 31, 1954
Concho County
Texas, USA

Dewey Fleet, Sr., was the son of Hiram Randolph and Mary Isabell Cupps Amos Bingham. He married Jessie Ita Tollett Nov. 6, 1918. They were the parents of 11 children.

His Obituary:
RITES TODAY FOR CONCHO RANCHMAN
Standard Times News Service

Eden, Aug. 31 --Funeral services have been set for 4 p.m. Wednesday in the First Baptist Church here for Dewey Bingham, 56, who was found shot to death about one mile south of here early Tuesday.
A retired Concho County farmer and ranchman, Mr. Bingham was found by his nephew, Fritz Steopler, and his son-in-law, George Russell, in a field near his home. A .30 caliber deer rifle lay by his side.
A verdict is expected Wednesday from Zack Davis, Precinct 3 justice of the peace at Eden. Davis said Mr. Bingham had apparently been dead only a few minutes when the body was discovered.
Mr. Bingham had been ill several months.
Born Aug. 1, 1898, Mr. Bingham has lived in Concho County 54 years. His parents were early settlers of the Eden area.
He was married Nov. 6, 1918, to Jesse Tollett. She proceded him in death in 1945.
The Rev. Bob Harris of Hereford will officiate at services. Burial will be in Eden Cemetery under the direction of Day-Loveless Funeral Home.
Among survivors are six sons; Charles Bingham of Doole, H. R. Bingham of Midland, Kenneth Bingham of San Angelo, and Dewey Jr., Bob and Gene Bingham, all of Eden; five daughters; Mrs. Sonny Riley, Mrs. George Russell, and Lillie Ann, Barbara Dean and Carolyn Bingham, all of Eden; six sisters, Mrs. Albert Stoepler of Eden, Mrs. Veo Vardeman of Junction, Mrs. Arthur Jackson of McAllister, Okla., Mrs. George Wagoner and Mrs. Elmer Hibdon, both of San Antonio, and Mrs. Myrtle Blackburn of Blanco; two half sisters, Mrs. Beulah Kingston of Trickham and Mrs. Ellen Wade of Eden; two half-brothers, Bob Bingham of Midland and Tom Bingham of Eden.
Pallbearers will be Lester Lockett, Will Loveless, Walter Stephens, Vernon Lockett, Ovey Taliaferro and Milburn Cox.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Hiram Randolph Bingham (1856 - 1935)
  Mary Isabell Cupps Bingham (1867 - 1950)
 
 Spouse:
  Jessie Ita Tollett Bingham (1899 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  Elsie Isabell Bingham (1931 - 1953)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Green Bingham (1879 - 1921)**
  Beula Bingham Kingston (1880 - 1970)**
  Robert Lee Bingham (1882 - 1970)**
  Thomas Daniel Bingham (1885 - 1972)**
  Hiram Osborne Bingham (1887 - 1904)**
  Margaret Ellen Bingham Wade (1888 - 1961)**
  Pocahontas Fredonia Bingham (1890 - 1890)**
  Dewey Fleet Bingham (1898 - 1954)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Eden Cemetery
Eden
Concho County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Ruby Mordecai
Record added: Jun 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27350007
Dewey Fleet Bingham, Sr
Added by: Ruby Mordecai
 
Dewey Fleet Bingham, Sr
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Added by: Joe W. Fields
 
 
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R.I.P Great-Grandpa Ill see you in the resurrection morning :-)
- marty bingham
 Added: Jan. 8, 2013

- Wanda M.
 Added: Dec. 31, 2010

- RLM
 Added: Jun. 5, 2008
 
 
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