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Richard L Forkum
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Birth: Apr. 1, 1935
Greene County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Oct. 30, 2012
Lowndes County
Mississippi, USA

Richard L. Forkum, 77, died Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus, Miss.

He was born April 1, 1935, at Walcott, AR., and was retired from the City of Jonesboro after 40 years' service.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Eva Walker Forkum, and sister, Rhoda May Greer.

Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Janelle Swindle Forkum; daughter, Rhonda Slatton and husband Dallas; and granddaughters, Sierra Slatton and Cheyenne Slatton Frayser and husband Michael, all of Columbus; a sister, Hazel Forkum, and brothers, Jack, Norman, Tab and Billy Joe Forkum, all of Walcott.

He was laid to rest in Vaughn Cemetery near Columbus.
Jonesboro Sun, Nov. 9, 2012.
Family links: 
  Henry Ronie Forkum (1878 - 1975)
  Eva Cordille Walker Forkum (1902 - 1967)
  Rhoda Mae Forkum Greer (1920 - 2008)*
  Melvin Forkum (1922 - 2012)*
  Richard L Forkum (1935 - 2012)
  Bobby Nell Forkum (1937 - 1938)*
*Calculated relationship
Vaughn Cemetery
Lowndes County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: Sandra
Record added: Nov 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100408000
Richard L Forkum
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 Added: May. 9, 2013

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