Donald Ray Byrum, Age 76 of Mt. Juliet, TN was called to his heavenly home on October 16, 2015. Preceded in death by parents Charles Byrum (Billie) and Mary Mallory (Bubba). Survived by his loving wife of 57 years Carole Sue Byrum, sons Michael (Sherry), Steve (Amy), grandchildren Lauren, Emily, Will and Drew Byrum and Mitchell Costner. Also survived by sisters Brenda Parrish (Gerald), Claudette McPeters; brother, Claude Byrum. Visitation with the family will take place Tuesday, October 20, from 5-8 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Mt. Juliet (735 N. Mt. Juliet Road). Public graveside service with family and friends will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 21 at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens (Garden of Prayer) with son Michael Byrum officiating. Family members will serve as Pallbearers. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the audio visual ministry of Donelson View Baptist Church, 2049 Lebanon Road, Nashville, TN 37210.