I have many branches to the Graham family tree that I am trying to put together and no one seems to have any info, this is merely one branch.The following is the obituary of Hamer B. Wingate who was married to Lura Mabel Graham Wingate, my great-great-great-great aunt.(Whew, that's a mouthful)
**** "Death of H.B. Wingate" Hamer B. Wingate, 61 years of age, passed away at his home in Osborn [Missouri], Monday, February 6th .He had been in poor health for a few years.He is survived by his wife [Lura Mabel Graham Wingate], a neice, Miss Frances Hackett who has made her home with them for a number of years, his father, J.T. Wingate, and one brother, C.B. of Altamont; two sisters, Mrs. John Kay of Perrin; and Mrs. Frances Berryman of Kansas City.Mrs. John Lincoln of Plattsburg is a sister of Mrs. Wingate.Her son, Graham, has been helping care for him. Funeral services were held at the Osborn Methodist church Wednesday, February 8th, conducted by Rev. Bayse of Amity.The body was brought to Plattsburg for burial in Greenlawn cemetery.