MAYSVILLE — Mrs. Ruth P. Bingham, 88, died on Friday, June 10, 2011, at her residence.
Born in Otto, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Howell and Cora Ledford Parr and was the widow of Fred Joel Bingham.
Survivors include children, Gretchen Gibson, Carol Patrick and the Rev. Winfred Bingham, all of Maysville; nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, June 12, at 3 p.m., at Lighthouse Congregational Holiness Church, Maysville, with the Revs. Sherry Lewis, Clarence Reynolds and Charles Mickler officiating. Burial will follow in the Bingham Family Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday, June 11, from 6-9 p.m., at other times at the residence of Carol Patrick, at 536 Bingham Road, Maysville. Mrs. Bingham will lie in state at the church 30 minutes prior to the service.
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.