Clara Mae <I>Knox</I> Byrum

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Clara Mae Knox Byrum

Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
Death 18 Jul 2019 (aged 90)
Burial Cornelius, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 201323173 · View Source
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CHARLOTTE – Clara Mae Knox Byrum died on Thursday, July 18, 2019. She was born in Mecklenburg County on February 7, 1929 to Adrian Carson and Connie Dunn Knox.

Clara graduated from Davidson High School in Davidson, NC. She loved her family along with her church family. Clara enjoyed gardening, playing golf, and going to the beach.

She is survived by her four children, Belinda Bush and her husband, Tom of Florida, George Byrum, Jr. of Charlotte, Wade Byrum and his wife, June of Charlotte, and Raymond Byrum and his wife, Dena of Georgia. She is also survived by four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and a sister, Connie K. Collins. Clara was predeceased by her husband, George L. Byrum and siblings, Merle Knox Washam, Blanche K. Parker, Parks C. Knox, Adrian Vernon Knox, and Hugh Jackson Knox.

Graveside services will be at 10:00 AM on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery, 19920 Bethel Church Rd. in Cornelius. Following the graveside service, the family will receive friends at Sharon Towers, 5100 Sharon Rd. in Charlotte from 3:00-5:00 PM.

A memorial service to celebrate Clara’s life will be held on Sunday, July 21, 2019 at 3:00 PM at Sedgefield United Methodist Church.

Original obituary was published by Kenneth Poe Funeral & Cremation Service, 1321 Berkeley Ave., Charlotte, NC

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  • Created by: Beverly Cooley
  • Added: 20 Jul 2019
  • Find a Grave Memorial 201323173
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Clara Mae Knox Byrum (7 Feb 1929–18 Jul 2019), Find a Grave Memorial no. 201323173, citing Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Cornelius, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Beverly Cooley (contributor 49491194) .