Mr. John W. Bynum, 81, of 75 Manteo St., Portsmouth, died on Tuesday evening, Feb. 19, 2013, surrounding by his loving family.

Arrangements to be announced by William N. Bland & Son Funeral Home, Petersburg; the Rev. William N. Bland Jr., and Mr. James I. Gay, funeral directors. For more information or to leave an online condolence, visit us at

Published in The Progress-Index on Feb. 21, 2013