SHARON, S.C. - Elizabeth "Libby" Bingham, 68, passed away Jan. 26, 2013, at Gaston Memorial Hospital in Gastonia.
She was born Oct. 12, 1944 in Mecklenburg County, the daughter of the late Jetrho Dewey Long and Nellie Lutz Lawing.
A service to celebrate her life will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Greene Funeral Service, South Chapel, 1503 S. York Road, Gastonia, officiated by the Revs. Terry James Gibson and David Stewart.
The family will recieve friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Interment will be at Armstrong Cemetery, Gastonia.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, who never met a stranger. She was also a member of Seventh Avenue Baptist Church in Gastonia.
Mrs. Bingham is survived by: her loving husband of 49 years, Fred "Bud" Bingham; daughter, Joyce "Joy" Robinson and spouse Terry of Carolina Beach; sister, June L. Hollifield of Gastonia; grandchildren, Allen and Buddy Davis.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her stepfather, Paul A. Lawing; son, Paul "Bud" Bingham.
Memorials may be sent to the
, 1901 Brunswick Ave., Suite 100, Charlotte, NC 28207.
A guest registry is available at www.greenefuneral.com.
Arrangements are with the South Chapel of Greene Funeral Service and Crematorium, Gastonia.