Eva Binnicker


Eva Jane (Scott) Binnicker was born March 23, 1932, in Franklin. Her parents were Pinkney Cornett and Edna Pauline (Johnson) Scott. She was married to Bobbie L. Binnicker. Eva worked for Sears Department Store for 30 years while living in Houston. She then moved to Buffalo. In 2004, Eva made her home in Madison County where she was a member of the North Madison Church of Christ Church and the Madisonville Order of the Eastern Star No. 193.

Eva enjoyed fishing, baking, taking care of her cows and processing deer that her sons had killed. She was a devoted mother, doing her best to attend every sporting event and piano recital in which her children were involved. Eva was also a wonderful grandmother and great grandmother. Family was what was most important to Eva and she loved each one of them dearly.

Eva passed away Jan. 24, 2018, in Madisonville. She was preceded in death by both of her parents; husband, Bobbie L. Binnicker; sister, Hilda Leo Caballero; grandsons, Gary Lynn II, Samuel Lee and Jeremy Binnicker; great-grandson, Cash McVey Blumrick; and stepbrothers, Truman, Herbert and William Scott.

Surviving family members include sons, Ronald (Kerry) Binnicker of Houston, Gary (Linda) Binnicker of Decatur, Ill., and Rick Binnicker of Madisonville; daughter, Marion (Milton) Salter of Montgomery; and sisters, Katherine May of League City and Amanda Walker of Livingston. Eva is also survived by grandchildren, Kim Blumrick, Brian Salter, Gary Lynn Binnicker III, Erica Devantier, Virginia Lopez, Elizabeth Binnicker, Allison Bowers, Todd Binnicker, Sabrina Binnicker Mauer and Stacey Binnicker; and great-grandchildren, Declan Blumrick, Cullan Blumrick, Destiny Binnicker, Nick Binnicker, Selah Devantier, Shaun Devantier, Mason Binnicker, Brileigh Binnicker, Lydia Bowers, Judith Bowers, Jayden Salter and Lincoln Salter.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at Madisonville Funeral Home in Madisonville. Interment followed in the Sardis Cemetery near Jewett in rural Leon County.

Pallbearers were Ronnie Binnicker, Gary Binnicker, Rick Binnicker, Todd Binnicker, Brian Salter, Gary Lynn Binnicker III and Milton Salter.

Honorary pallbearers were Kristofer Mauer, Sheldon Devantier, Teddy Bowers, Justin Lopez and Chad Blumrick.

In lieu of flowers the Binnicker family requests that memorial donations be made to the North Madison Church of Christ, P.O. Box 520, Madisonville, TX 77864.

Madisonville Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements. www.madisonvillefuneralhome.com.