Joe Bingley Sr.


I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the lord, the righteous judge, will award me on that day and not only to me, but also to all who have longed for his appearing. 2 Timothy 4:7-8

Joe Louis Bingley Sr., (Domino Joe) age 82, of Austin, Texas passed away on June 17. Joe was born to Mr. Lawrence Bingley and Arnie Mae Cline. Joe was born in Flatonia, Texas and lived in Austin, Texas for over 60 years. He love spending time with his family and friends and playing dominoes. Joe has always been a hard worker. He worked may years, at the night hawk restaurant, state of Texas, and the goodwill industries.

Joe was also well known for being friendly, and energetic and a sharp dresser. He loved wearing sharp clothes, snazzy shoes and a big belt buckle, and an even bigger smile.

He professed his faith in Christ at an early age and attended church in Austin, Texas at North Loop Apartments where he lived for many years under the leadership of Pastor Robin R. McMiller at St. Paul Amec Round Rock, Texas where he remained a faithful member until his health failed.

He was united in holy matrimony to Malva Dean Mitchell in Waelder, Texas to this union two children were born, Joyce Bingley and Joe Louis Bingley Jr.

Joe was preceded in death by his parents; Lawrence Bingley and Arnie Mae Cline Bingley, Millie Ann Bingley, Arnie Marie Bingley Gordon, Minister Charlie Esther Williams and Joe Louis Bingley Jr.

Joe Louis Bingley Sr. is survived by daughter Joyce Bingley, fiancé Samuel Pleasant Sr., grandson Cedric Price II, beloved sister Winonia McMurray, brothers, Reverend Earl S. Bingley, Maurice Owens, and Robert Owens Jr., nieces, nephews, cousins, family and many friends.

Special thanks to: Winonia McMurray, Maurice and Diane Owens, Clyde and Valerie Berricks, Minister Melvin McMurray and Angela, Mamie Bingley, Barbara Jean McMurray, Tracy Gordon, Demetrius Gordon, Theresa Jones, Darrel Bingley and Charles Johnson.

Services: Saturday, June 23

Time: 2 p.m.

Location: New Union Missionary Baptist Church

715 east Martin Luther King

Flatonia, Texas

Services entrusted to Harris Funeral Home.