John William “Johnnie” Byrum 82, died, Tuesday January 7, 2014 at his
He was born October 8, 1931 in Russellville, Arkansas the son of Clyde
and Stella (Vick) Byrum.
He has been a longtime Liberal resident working for Chrysler Corner for
30 years as a mechanic retiring in 1993.
He enjoyed Sprint Cup racing, Bee Jay Baseball, Lady Saints and Saints
Basketball. He loved spending time with his friends at morning coffee at
He attended Faith Tabernacle
On February 19, 1953 he married Marie Morris at Perryton, Texas. She
Other survivors include:
1 Son Terry Byrum Oklahoma City, OK
1 Brother Donald Byrum Casper, Wyoming
4 Sisters Hazel Bruner Anchorage, Alaska
Martha Lou South Claremore, Oklahoma
Peggy Williams Mountain View, Oklahoma
Glenda Boren Fredrick, Oklahoma
He is preceded in death by 6 brothers.
Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 am Saturday at the Faith
Tabernacle with Pastor Rex Petty presiding. Private family inurnment
will take place at Restlawn Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Faith Tabernacle in care of
Brenneman Funeral Home 1212 W. 2nd Liberal, KS 6790.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.brennemanfuneralhome.com