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- Published on 05 January 2011
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Graveside services for Elvin Marlin Byram, age 74 of Bogata, were at the Cuthand Cemetery on Friday, Dec. 24, 2010 with Rev. Billy Daniels officiating.
Mr. Byram was born July 28, 1936 in Maple, the son of Robert True and Rosa Lena Cook Byram.
He died Tuesday, Dec. 21 at his residence. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Cathy Byram Griffin; his parents, five brothers, Bobby Joe, Jimmy, Leon, James, and Tommy Byram; and a sister, Nola Faye Swift.
He is survived by his children, Joey Byram of Kansas City, Mo., Randy Byram of Savannah, Ga., and Elvin Marlon Byram, Jr., of Seagraves; four grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, two brothers, Harold Byram of Bonham and Elvis “Bidge” Byram of Bogata; two sisters, Billie Northcutt of Bogata and Mildred Sampson of Greenville.