Mrs. Wanda Jean (Tummons) (Bingham) Boxley, 83, Laclede, was identified on July 23, 2013, after a long search and identification process, she had been missing since November 2012.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, July 29, 2013, at Rose Hill Baptist Church, north of Willard, with Rev. Randy Tummons officiating. Visitation was held from 4-6 p.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013, at Rhodes Funeral Home, Brookfield, and from noon until service time Monday at the church. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Memorials to the family in-care-of Donald Bingham may be left at or mailed to the funeral home at 216 Linn St., Brookfield, Mo. 64628. Online condolences may be left at www.rhodesfh.com.
She was born in the Brighton area and lived in Walnut Grove until marrying Albert Bingham. They lived in Ozark and later moved to Brookfield. She was a restaurant owner and waitress all of her life. She later married Dale Boxley.
Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Gary and Dorothy Bingham, Ozark, and Donald and Nina Bingham, Brookfield; three sisters-in-law, Golda Tummons, Willard, Mary and Bill Kissee, and Jeannie and David Sleeth, all of Ozark; eight grandchildren, Darrin Bingham, David and Nikki Bingham, LaPlata, Mona and Ed Wray, Kirksville, Jeannie Hobbs, Pleasant Hope, Cary and Keith Hale, Aurora, Kim and Chuck Grienke, St. Charles, Jamie and Todd Matheney, Brookfield, and Kristy and Jason Sherwood, Meadville; 15 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands; one son, Kenneth Bingham; three sisters and brothers-in-law; five brothers and four sisters-in-law; two sisters-in-law and husbands.