Elmo Murray Blythe, 102, of Dumas, TX died Monday, February 22, 2021.
Services will be at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, February 24, 2021, at Boxwell Brothers Memorial Chapel, 500 N. Maddox Ave., with Matthew Price officiating. Burial will be in Dumas Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Dumas.
Elmo was born August 20, 1918, in Fort Smith, Arkansas to Abner and Virginia Blythe. He owned and operated an egg and chicken ranch and had worked for American Zinc and operated an ice company. Elmo retired many years ago and enjoyed playing bridge, attending First Baptist Church where he was a member, and watching the stock market. He was an avid gardener and loved to give away his vegetables.
He was preceded in death by his wife Ava Blythe.
Survivors include two sons, Jack Blythe and wife Gail, of Grand Prairie, TX, and Doug Blythe and wife Cheryl of Springfield, VA; a daughter, Kay Green and husband Curtis, of Amarillo, TX; a sister, Martha Lou; seven grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
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