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James F. “Jimmy” Bingham, Jr.

October 10, 1965 - February 14, 2018

James F. Jimmy Bingham, Jr., age 52, of Newark, DE, passed away on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, surrounded by his loving family.

Born in Wilmington, DE on October 10, 1965, he was a son of the late James F. and Frances L. (Hutchinson) Bingham, Sr. Jimmy dedicated his career as a painter with Jamestown Painting & Decorating in Newark.

Jimmy was a hardworking man and dedicated to his family. He had fond love for his trucks. Above all, he was a beloved fiance, father, brother and grandfather.

In addition to his parents, Jimmy was preceded in death by his wife, Donna King. He is survived by his fiance, Lisa A. Barrett; children, Sarah Cassidy, Kelly Cassidy, Kyle Barrett, Sean Barrett, Ashley Barrett and Douglas Barrett; step-mother, Betty Bingham; brother, Walter Bingham (Barbara); sisters, Gayle Dickinson (Scott), Deborah Pennington (Ki); Theresa Yearwood, Eva Hall (Dave) and Pam Williams (Waymond); grandchildren, Karmella, Kyle, Jr. and Robert, III; and many nieces and nephews.

A gathering for family and friends will be held from 11 am until 12 pm on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 12 noon. Interment will be held privately.

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18 Condolences for James F. “Jimmy” Bingham, Jr.

  • I’m so glad we had the time spent together and build a father-daughter relationship! You were the hardest working man I’ve ever known! Your grandkids loved you so much! You made such an impact on my life and was always there for me when I needed you! We shared many laughs, cries, and memories! I love you and not a day goes by where your not missed! Thank you for being my Dad! All my love!
    Your daughter,
    Sarah Breeze

  • I’m very sorry for your loss. He was a coworker when I worked for Jamestown. I ran into him the other morning at Royal Farms and I bought him a coffee cuz I haven’t seen him in awhile. He was always a great guy to work with. My deepest condolences goes out to the family.

  • To our old friend. You will greatly be missed. RIP Jimmy

  • I’m so sorry for your loss he was a good man he helped me out a lot in my times of need he truly will be missed I’m truly saddened my heart goes out to you and your family

  • I just can’t believe Jimmy is gone. I have so many fond memories of Jimmy. When I was growing up he never failed to step up for me when the rest of the world turned their backs on,me. Jimmy always offered a huge smile and truly wanted to know how you were . I will miss him dearly .

  • Will miss u always as my childhood friend. God speedy young man

  • Luv u seance we are kids

  • I am so sorry for your loss. My condolences to out to the family in this time of grief.

  • So sorry for your loss

  • I am so sorry for your family’s loss.. so sad to hear. We have all lost touch thru the years but I remember Jimmy coming to my parents house with his dad when we were kids. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. May he R.I.P. with those that have gone before him. 🙁

  • Very sorry for your loss,god bless. Jim and I were coworkers at Jamestown Painting,him and I recently worked together super nice guy. Rest In Peace Brother.

  • Sorry for your loss,God Bless. Rest In Peace Brother.

  • I remember meeting Jimmy out in the tunnel of Newark’s smoking court, skipping school and hanging out in Brookside and my moms garage. He was working on the new dorms last year and we caught up a bit. Sorry for your loss and if you ever want a funny story about some of our escapades let me know.

  • RIP Jimmy

  • Jimmy, you will truly be missed!!! You were one of a kind. You were a great father, Pop pop and friend. My heart goes out to Sarah Breeze and lil Robert. She got so much love and support from you her dad then anyone you truly had a daddy’s little girl in her, she will miss you dearly. Your grandson Robert said he doesn’t want heaven to have you he wants you on earfh with him. You were his super hero Pop pop. We surly lost a angel the day you left this earth. May you keep an eye on them both till you all meet again in heaven. They will need your presence all around. RIP Jimmy

  • Jimmy I feel so lost without you by my side. Our plan was to grow old and be happy together. Since you got there before I did, don’t give up on me. I will meet you when my time is through. I don’t know how long I will be. But I’m not going to let you down, babe just you wait and see. So between now and then until I see you again I will be loving you! I will love you forever, I will like you for always as long as I am living my sweetheart you will be. Love you ❤

  • I am so sorry to hear of Jimmy’s passing. He was once my brother in law when he was married to Donna. My son Lyndon told me today and I just couldn’t believe it. He was always a very caring & loving person. Always had a smile. I know how much he loved his children and never got to go visit them out west. Sarah I remember when you were born and how much you favored your father. I’m glad he found love again and am just so sorry he couldn’t enjoy his new life longer. RIP Jimmy. To all the family prayers to you all. We loved you. Signed, Lois, Laine, Andrea & little Lyndon King.

  • He was a wonderful person He was a wonderful Uncle to me and his wife Donna was my Aunt. Rip Uncle Jimmy you will be well missed.