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- Published on 27 March 2013
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Funeral services for Charlie Peckham, age 90 of Winnsboro, were at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 23, 2013 at Beaty Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in the Bethel Cemetery in Franklin County with Rev. Daniel Ledford officiating.
Mr. Peckham was born Feb. 8, 1923 in Dickens County, Tex. to George and Cora Mae Peckham. He was a farmer.
He died Wednesday, March 20. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Bennie Ruth Peckham, a son, Buford Peckham, his daughters, Bonnie K. Peckham and Ruth Jane Peckham, and a grandson, Tommy Bearden.
He is survived by his sons, Charles Ray Peckham, Howard Wayne Peckham, and George Monroe Peckham; his daughters, Brenda Joyce Rodgers and Virginia Tabor; 16 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.
Pallbearers were Charlie Russell Peckham, Junior Peckham, Joshua Shaver, Thomas Ellison, Johnny Ray Peckham, and Michael Eastman.