Marty Allen BynumMarch 16, 1959 - January 09, 2014
Nettleton – Mr. Marty Allen Bynum, 54, died suddenly, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014 at North MS Medical Center. He was born March 16, 1959 in Jonesboro, Arkansas, to James Dennis. “JD” Bynum and Juanita Brown Bynum and grew up in the Nettleton area attending Nettleton High School. He married Kathy Guin in Vernon, AL on April 8, 1976 and they made their lifelong home in Nettleton. Marty worked as an Operator /Leader, and Supervisor for Cooper Tire & Rubber Company for twenty-four years. He loved motorcycles, his ‘67 Chevelle, and playing with his grandchildren, who affectionately called him “Poppy”.
Survivors include his wife of thirty-seven years, Kathy Guin Bynum of Nettleton; mother, Juanita Bynum of Nettleton; one son, Michael Bynum and his wife, Regina of Saltillo; daughter, Michelle Bynum Smith and her husband, J.P. of Plantersville; two brothers, Dennis Bynum (Elaine) of Memphis, TN, and Darius Bynum (Mary) of Nettleton; one sister, Marlene Harlow (Glen) of Nettleton; three grandchildren, Brooklyn Smith, Jaylen Bynum, and Ashlyn Smith; Father and mother-in-law, Oneal and Fay Guin of Hatley; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, J.D. Bynum who died in Feb., 2000.