Jun. 22, 1929 Chapelville Lee County Mississippi, USA
Mar. 17, 1989 Tupelo Lee County Mississippi, USA
Marvin was born in the Friendship Community of Lee County to William Arthur and Mable Cook Bishop. He served in the Us Army in 1947/48 and married Janie Elizabeth Roberts on May 7, 1949. They owned a grocery store in the Friendship (Chapelville) Community for many years. Their children were Marvin Mitchell "Mickey", William Anthony "Andy" and Tabatha Lynn Bishop. He was treasurer and deacon of Friendship Baptist Church.