Bennie Ray Marcum, 70, of Corbin, Ky., passed away Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Baptist Health Corbin.
He was the father of Joel Marcum and Benjamin Marcum, both of Corbin, and Chris Marcum of Manchester; the brother of Charles Marcum, Bea Allen, and Emmalee Marcum. all of Lily, Vanda Sizemore, Jewell Brooks, and Ruby Caudill, all of London. He is also survived by Debbie Reams of Corbin; and by four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his spouse, Sheila (Cowden) Marcum; by his parents, Elmer and Sally Marcum; a brother, James Leon Marcum; and a sister, Bonnie Rush.
He worked in maintenance at Flowers Bakery, and was a member of Fariston Christian Church.
Funeral service for Bennie Ray Marcum was conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 24, in London Funeral Home Chapel with Barry Farris officiating.
Burial follow at Merrimac Cemetery, Laurel County.
Pallbearers were Josh Marcum, Lanny Rush, Jeff Rush, Dale Creech, Butch Sizemore, Michael Rush, Mark Rush, Kevin Caudill, and John Allen.
The family received friends after 6 p.m. on Monday, May 23, also at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made to London Funeral Home toward funeral expense.
Published on May 24, 2016