|Birth: ||Aug. 1, 1898|
|Death: ||Aug. 31, 1954|
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.
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.
Hiram Randolph Bingham (1856 - 1935)
Mary Isabell Cupps Bingham (1867 - 1950)
Jessie Ita Tollett Bingham (1899 - 1945)
Marion Sue Bingham Riley (1926 - 1979)*
Elsie Isabell Bingham (1931 - 1953)*
Kathy Bingham Russell (1932 - 1999)*
Barbara Dean Bingham Roberson (1940 - 2000)*
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)**
Myrtle Ivy Bingham Blackburn (1892 - 1955)*
Gladys Ethel Bingham Stoepler (1895 - 1979)*
Dewey Fleet Bingham (1898 - 1954)
Odessa M. Bingham Wagner (1900 - 1992)*
Eola Bingham Jackson (1903 - 1979)*
Susie Bingham Hibdon (1905 - 1985)*
Veo Bingham Vardeman (1909 - 1990)*
Created by: Ruby Mordecai
Record added: Jun 05, 2008
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