Joseph Mack Byrum1

M, #20497, b. Mar 15, 1912, d. Mar 23, 2000
Father*Isaac Benjamin Byrum1 b. Nov 23, 1879, d. Sep 15, 1940
Mother*Annie Marie Boyce1 b. Jun 23, 1881, d. Dec 4, 1964

Chronological Events

Marriage* Joseph Mack Byrum married Edith I. Parker.1 
Birth*Mar 15, 1912 Joseph Mack Byrum was born on Mar 15, 1912 at City of Suffolk, Virginia, United States.1 
 He was the son of Isaac Benjamin Byrum and Annie Marie Boyce.1 
Death*Mar 23, 2000 Joseph Mack Byrum died on Mar 23, 2000, at age 88 at Suffolk, City of Suffolk, Virginia, United States.1 
ObituaryMar 26, 2000  OBITUARY: Joseph Mack Byrum Sr., 88, died March 23, 2000. A retired farmer, he was a native of Nansemond County. Mr. Byrum was the widower of Edith Parker Byrum and the son of the late William Byrum and Annie Wilkins Byrum**. He was a member of Liberty Spring Christian Church and Byrum Hunt Club.
Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Barbara B. and Larry E. Culbertson Sr., and Joyce B. and John E. Simpson, all of Suffolk; sons and daughters-in-law, Joseph M. Byrum Jr. and Gloria R. Byrum, and Wayne P. and Brenda W. Byrum, all of Suffolk; grandchildren, Larry Culbertson Jr., Sonya Culbertson, Keith Simpson, Teresa Vick, Angela Edwards and Wendy Langston; nine great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Thadus B. Pate and Goldie B. White, both of Suffolk.
A funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday in Liberty Spring Christian Church by the Rev. Reueben Askew and the Rev. Tommy Reynolds. Burial will be in Holly Lawn Cemetery. Friends may join the family from 7 to 8:30 p.m. today in Sidney F. Harrell Funeral Home and other times at the home of the son, Joseph M. Byrum Jr., 1405 Copeland Road. Memorial contributions may be made to Liberty Spring Christian Church Building Fund, 4213 Whaleyville Blvd., Suffolk.
**I am not sure where William and Annie Wilkins Byrum info comes from, he is the son of Isaac B. Annie M. Boyce Byrum. His sons, Joseph and Wayne are mentioned in his sister's, Goldie Byrum White, Obituary. As well as Thadus Pate is mentioned in several of his siblings.

Published in The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, VA, March 25, 2000.2
Burial*Mar 27, 2000 He was buried on Mar 27, 2000 at Holly Lawn Cemetery, Suffolk, City of Suffolk, Virginia, United States, Find A Grave Memorial# 74236926.3


Edith I. Parker b. Sep 12, 1917, d. Jan 20, 1994


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