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James Bynum

June 17, 1942 — December 7, 2011

James Hafford "Happy" Bynum, 69, of Almo, Ky., died, Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011, at Murray-Calloway County Hospital.

He was retired from Bynum Construction and was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church.

He was born in Murray, Ky., June 17, 1942, to Mary Grace Lee Bynum and the late Roy Bynum. In addition to his father, he was also preceded in death by one brother, Raymond Bynum.

He is survived by his wife, Sandra Wilson Bynum, of Almo, to whom he was married on Oct. 24, 1960, in New Madrid, Mo.; his mother, Mary Grace Bynum, of Murray; two daughters, Brigitte Ray and husband, Tim, of Almo and Gina Hurst and husband, Bobby, of Kirksey; one brother, Harold Bynum and wife, Mary, of Murray; one grandchild, Brittany Overbey and husband, Kelly, of Almo; one great-grandchild, Leighton Overbey, of Almo; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9, 2011, in the chapel of the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home. The Rev. Tommy Clendenon and the Rev. Jason Jones will officiate with entombment to follow in the Murray Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011, from 4 - 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Saint Jude's Children Hospital, P.O. Box 50, Memphis, TN 38101. Online condolences may be made at www.thejhchurchillfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are being handled by The J.H. Churchill Funeral Home.

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