TRENTON - Robert J. "Bert" Bynum, 26, of Trenton, passed away on Friday, October 25, 2013, at home.
Born in Trenton, he was a graduate of Trenton Central High School, class of 2005. He worked for the U.S. Postal Service for more than eight years. He was a member of Galilee Baptist Church.
Bert was predeceased by his paternal great-grandparents, Robert and Ella Bynum, maternal grandparents, Lucy and Joseph Teel Sr. and his uncle, Timothy Teel.
Bert is survived by his mother, Roberta Teel (Stanley Owens), his father, Kenneth Bynum (Christine); his grandmother, Helen Stallings of Virginia; sisters, Kendra Bynum of Virginia, Maya Bynum of Trenton and Martina Teel-Owens of Lindenwold; his brother, Kenneth Bynum Jr. of Trenton; three nephews, Taquan Bynum, Yamire Vaught and Amore Covington; one niece, Kamah Vanegas. He is also survived by a host of uncles, aunts, cousins and friends and his special friend, Kenny Rabb and goddaughter, Amaiyah Rabb.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, November 5, at Shiloh Baptist Church, 340 Rev. S. Howard Woodson Jr. Way, Trenton. Calling hours are from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Interment will be in Ewing Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of the Hughes Funeral Home.