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“Me. Bingham, my heart is broke! I miss seeing you everyday! You were always so kind to me! I always looked for you every morning! You'd come from...Read More »
1 of 29 | Posted by: Misty Doss - Centertown, KY

“Chris and family. I am so sorry to hear about your dad. He was a wonderful man and teacher. I was out of town and could not attend the funeral. Once...Read More »
2 of 29 | Posted by: Robin Woods Baker - Greenville, KY

“We are all so blessed to have had Mr. Bingham as a teacher. He truly cared about all of us and generously gave of his time, talents, and guidance. ...Read More »
3 of 29 | Posted by: Julie Croley - Lexington, KY

“Odell Bingham was an excellent teacher and a good man. ”
4 of 29 | Posted by: Keith ANderson - Jasper, AL

“Ryan and family, so sorry to hear of your dads passing, I never like science but he made it fun , I thought a lot of this man. may you find comfort...Read More »
5 of 29 | Posted by: Cindy ramage - madisonville, KY

“Hubert enjoyed spending time with Odell at Ronnie's many times. He was a nice man. ”
6 of 29 | Posted by: Hubert Green - Bremen, KY

“I remember him so well as my science teacher. Such a kind man. ”
7 of 29 | Posted by: Steve Vincent - Central City, KY

“Our deepest, heartfelt sympathy for your loss, Chris and Ryan. Your father was a fine man and will truly be missed. ”
8 of 29 | Posted by: Craig and Terri Henry - KY

“Mr Bingham was a wonderful teacher and one of my favorites. So sorry for your loss. ”
9 of 29 | Posted by: Wendy (Sigers) Flener - KY

“Greatest teacher of all time. He had the most patience with everyone loved this Teacher. He has touched a lot of lives. ”
10 of 29 | Posted by: Debra Pike_Hayes - Greenville, KY

“Chris and Ryan and family's so sorry to hear of the passing of you father. He was a great friend to our family for many, many hears. He was loved by...Read More »
11 of 29 | Posted by: Shirley Osborne - Powel;, TN

“Mr. Bingham was a wonderful man. One of my most influential teachers. ”
12 of 29 | Posted by: Stan Spence

“He was my Biology teacher at Bremen High School, (1967)so kind and caring. So sorry to hear of his passing. May God comfort his family during this...Read More »
13 of 29 | Posted by: Dee Ann (Wilcox) Neal - LA

“At 14 years old my Tae Kwon Do teacher and Biology Teacher. He was a good kind and humorous man. I graduated with his son Ryan and always had a good...Read More »
14 of 29 | Posted by: Jeff Taylor - Hopkinsville, KY

“Mr. Bingham was definitely one of my favorite teachers. He was not only professional but treated all of his students with respect. I am sorry for...Read More »
15 of 29 | Posted by: Mary Esther Dossett - Cadiz, KY

“Mr. Bingham was a great teacher.He cared about his students. I took his classes in Science and Biology at Bremen HS. His family are in my thoughts...Read More »
16 of 29 | Posted by: Shirley Carroll-Cron - Wylie, TX

“Mr. Bingham was a wonderful and dedicated chemistry teacher at Central City HS. I have nothing but fond memories of Mr. Bingham. My thoughts and...Read More »
17 of 29 | Posted by: Robert Cron - Wylie, TX - Student

“Ryan, Chris, & Family, Clarence & I are so sorry to learn of the passing of your Dad. We are out of town and will be unable to attend visitation. ...Read More »
18 of 29 | Posted by: Brenda & Clarence Brewer - KY

“So sorry to hear about Odell, I'm out of town & wont be at the funeral. So glad I got to know him not only as a teacher but also as a friend! ”
19 of 29 | Posted by: Bobby Wilcox - Central city, KY

“Ryan and Chris my thoughts and prayers are with you. I always enjoyed talking to your dad when I saw him. He was a good man and I know you will...Read More »
20 of 29 | Posted by: Michael Jackson - Central City, KY

“Mr.Bingham was an excellent teacher.he was a mild mannered person who always had time to talk. He was also a great martial arts instructor. Sadly...Read More »
21 of 29 | Posted by: Sammy King - COLUMBIA, KY

“Great man. Was my bus driver and science teacher at cchs. Wasn't there biggest in stature but you knew not to mess around in his class. ”
22 of 29 | Posted by: Ben Lutz - Lexington, KY

“what a great teacher he was he will be missed rip my friend ”
23 of 29 | Posted by: james tunnicliff - Daytona Beach, FL

“My condolences to Mr. Bingham's Family on his passing....He was a fine teacher in my days at Central City High School....and always had kind word for...Read More »
24 of 29 | Posted by: Sandra Whitworth - Central City, KY

“So sorry to hear. I knew Odell thru his son, Chris. A good man and it was a pleasure to have known him. Our prayers are with the family. ”
25 of 29 | Posted by: Steve Vincent - Sacramento, KY

“So sorry for your loss. Mr Bingham was a wonderful teacher, patient and kind, but you also knew when he meant business. ”
26 of 29 | Posted by: Darlene Pike-Freeman - Cadiz, KY

“So sorry to hear. He was one of my favorite teachers! ”
27 of 29 | Posted by: Jane Clore - Lake Worth, FL

“May God welcome you with open arms, Mr. Bingham. You were a great teacher. ”
28 of 29 | Posted by: Elizabeth Lehner - Leesburg, VA

“Loved this man to death.....Was always good to me back in the 80s at CCHS. Always hired me to prepare/paint/clean the CCHS pool in time for the...Read More »
29 of 29 | Posted by: Brad Rich - Colorado Springs, CO

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CENTRAL CITY- Odell Martin Bingham, 85 of Central City, died November 03, 2018 at 03:22 AM at his residence. Mr. Bingham was born November 22,1932 in Bell County Ky. He was a school teacher at Bremen High School for two years and retired from Central City High School and a veteran of the United States Navy. He was preceded in death by his wife Deloise Bingham and his parents Estill and Opha Bingham.

He is survived by his sons; Ryan"Karen" Bingham of Central City and Chris"Melonie"Bingham of Greenville, grandchildren; Katelyn, Jacob, Coleman, and Kyle Bingham.

Funeral services will be Monday, November 05, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City,with Bro Joe Chambers officiating, burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Central City, visitation will be Sunday after 5:00 PM at the funeral home. Online condolences can be made at