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George Presley Benham
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Birth: Feb. 14, 1888
Death: Nov. 16, 1972

Meade County (KY) Messenger, 23 Nov 1972:hgj
Mr George P. Benham, 84 years old, of Route 2. Brandenburg, Kentucky, died Thursday. November 16, 1972, at St. Anthony Hospital. Louisville, Kentucky. He was born February 14, 1888, a son of Pressley M. Benham and Elizabeth Lawson Benham. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mildred Griffee Benham; seven children, Frank Benham, Reno. Nevada, Roy Dean Benham. Mrs. John (Evelyn) Thornhill. Mrs. Maury (Kay) McGehee, Mrs. Pete (Rose) Welch, all of Brandenburg, Kentucky, Stuart P. Benham, Ekron, Kentucky, and Kenneth Benham, Blacksburg, Virginia; one sister, Mrs. Lillie Lankford, Lawton, Oklahoma; one brother. Ed Benham. Louisville, Kentucky; 20 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Sunday. November 19, 1972 at 2:00 p. m. from New Brandenburg Baptist Church with Rev. D. E. Jones and Rev. Paul Welch officiating. Interment was in the Church Cemetery, directed by Hager-Wright Funeral Home. Pallbearers were Jerry Benham, Carl Benham. Bernie Benham. Randy Benhani, Johnny Thornhill, Jim Welch.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Presley Marion Benham (1858 - 1937)
  Catherine E Lawson Benham (1863 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  Mildred Thomas Griffee Benham (1906 - 1990)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Franklin Benham (1925 - 1996)*
  Roy Dean Benham (1927 - 2014)*
  Stuart Pressley Benham (1936 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Crabe C Benham (1883 - 1898)*
  George Presley Benham (1888 - 1972)
  Elvis Benham (1893 - 1899)*
  Jacob Benham (1898 - 1899)*
  Kate Benham (1902 - 1903)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Military
 
Burial:
New Brandenburg Baptist Church Cemetery
Brandenburg Station
Meade County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: Kent Pack
Originally Created by: Thelma Whelan
Record added: Aug 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20869622
George Presley Benham
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Thank you for your service.
- Thelma Whelan
 Added: Jul. 3, 2010
Rest in peace
- Thelma Whelan
 Added: Aug. 16, 2007
 
 
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