Joseph Daniel "J.D." Bingham, 96, of Lawndale, passed away on Thursday, April 7, 2022 at Peak Resources Cherryville.
Born in Cleveland County on September 6, 1925, he was a son of the late Gettys David Bingham and Mary Lillie Sain Bingham. He was a retired carpenter and farmer and was a member of Friendship United Methodist Church. Mr. Bingham served in various ways at the church including former Sunday School Superintendent, Administrative Council, and Trustee. With his background in construction he was also available to help with any project at the church and was on building teams to Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic and Alaska. He was a founding member of the Fallston Lions Club where he served as the secretary and treasurer.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife Margaret Theresa Self Bingham; second wife, Pearl Rebecca Greene Bingham; two infant twins, Margaret & Melissa Bingham and two brothers, Charles Bingham and Dr. Wayne Bingham.
Survivors include one son, Danny Bingham of Vale; two daughters, Amanda Wright and husband, Bryan of Greer, SC and Julie Cloninger and husband, Jeff of Dallas; three brothers, Dr. Billy Bingham of Fallston, Gettys Bingham, Jr. of Advance and Dr. Carroll Bingham of Knoxville, TN; two sisters, Mary Ella Treece of Vale and Helen Moretz of Boone; nine grandchildren, Sherri Tipton (Brandon), Joe Bingham, Scott Bingham (Jessica), Sharon Holcombe (Josh), Jeremy Wright (Deanna), Kendall Wright, Jacob Cloninger (Laura), Jaclyn Cloninger Rhyne (Jacob) and Jason Cloninger (Jessica) and fourteen great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM at Friendship United Methodist Church.
The funeral service will be held on Sunday at 3:30 PM at Friendship United Methodist Church with the Rev. Karen Doucette officiating.
The burial will follow the service at Rose Hill Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to Friendship United Methodist Church, PO Box 219, Fallston, NC 28042.
A guest register is available at www.stameytysingerfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., Fallston, NC.