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Charles Benjemmon "Chas" Byrum
Birth: Jun. 17, 1881
Dudley
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 13, 1964
Martinsburg
Keokuk County
Iowa, USA

Charles Benjemmon Byram, son of, Lewis Case and Alvira Margaret (Roberts) Byram. He died at 82 years old.

Occupation: Farmer and worked on the CC Program during the Great Depression.

The funeral for Charles B. Byrum, 82 who died at his home Monday, will be Thursday at 1: 30 P.M. at Reynolds Funeral Home in Sigourney, The Rev. Orval Roach of Ollie Baptist Church will officate. Burial will be in Blakesburg Cemetery.

The son of Lewis Case Byram and Alvira Byram, was born near Dudley, Iowa June 17, 1881. Mr. Byrum lived most of his life in the Blakesburg communtiy, moving to Martinsburg about four years ago.

He was married December 18, 1911 Martinsburg, Keokuk Co., Iowa to Clara Edna Lathrop, who died January 11, 1961. Besides his wife, he was preceded in death by one one daughter, two sisters and two brothers.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Fay Hayes of Martinsburg and Mrs. Grace Kelley of Hedrick; four sons, Owen of Packwood, Lawrence of Seattle, Wash., Eugene of near Ottumwa,and Clifford; and 13 grandchildren.

The body is at the Reynolds Funeral Home in Sigourney.

Charles Byrum

Family Information contributed by family member:

Yvette E. (Byrum) Aune

Tombstone Photo and Individual Photo by family member:

Michele R. (Byrum) Ball 
 
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 Parents:
  Lewis Case Byram (1842 - 1920)
  Alvira Margaret Roberts Byram (1845 - 1930)
 
 Spouse:
  Clara Edna Lathrop Byrum (1888 - 1961)
 
 Children:
  E. Byrum (1912 - 1912)*
  Fay Elvira Byrum Hayes (1913 - 1994)*
  Grace Ellen Byrum Kelley (1915 - 2004)*
  Owen Harrison Byrum (1916 - 1997)*
  Charles Clifford Lewis Byrum (1920 - 1995)*
  Lawrence LaVerne Byrum (1922 - 2005)*
  Charles Eugene Byrum (1930 - 1984)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Malinda Byrum (1870 - 1891)*
  William Francis Byrum (1872 - 1952)*
  Leonard Wilson Byrum (1874 - 1952)*
  Charles Benjemmon Byrum (1881 - 1964)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Blakesburg Cemetery
Blakesburg
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Yvette Aune
Record added: Nov 13, 2008
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Charles Benjemmon Chas Byrum
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