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Ruth Irene Byram
July 26, 1932 - May 3, 2023

Ruth Irene Byram departed this life Wednesday, May 3, 2023 at Eagle Crest Nursing and Rehab in Ash Flat, AR at the age of 90 years, 9 months, and 7 days.  She was born July 26, 1932 in Williford, AR to the late Brady Smith and Mary Viola Rees Smith. She was a retired employee of the Singer Company and Baldwin Piano Company and of the Pentecostal faith. She was preceded in death by her husband Ollie Byram; a son, David Wayne Byram; two brothers, Jimmy and Eddie Ray Smith.        She is survived by two grandsons, Chris Byram of Paragould, Michael Byram of Bono; two granddaughters, Laura Montes Deoca of Paragould, Melissa Pegg of Corinth, MS; eight,  great-grandchildren and twelve great-great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends Tuesday, May 9th from 10:00  -  11:00 at Thompson Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life will follow at 11:00 in the chapel with the Rev. Buddy Moore and Rev. Phillip Timbs officiating. Burial will follow in Nettleton Cemetery in Jonesboro, AR.      Family members will serve as pallbearers.       Online guest book can be signed at www. thompsonfuneralhome.net

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  1. April Russell, TRUMANN says

    Prayers for you all. Mrs. Irene was a very sweet lady who loved the Lord. May Gid wrap his loving arms around you all during this time of grief and sorrow.

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