Mary Baum Kam, 60, of 718 Glade Road, Elizabeth City, NC, died Wednesday, July 26, 2006 at Guardian Care Nursing Home. She was born in Elizabeth City, NC, the daughter of the late Hezekiah Daniel and Mary John Ferrell Baum and was the wife of Frankie Kam of the residence. She was a member of Blackwell Memorial Baptist Church, and attended Holy Family Catholic Church, a member of the Glade Road Community Watch Program, and was an avid angel ornament collector, as well as enjoyed working with arts and crafts.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Kam is survived by a sister, Viola Scaff and husband Billy of Elizabeth City, NC; five brothers, Bill Baum and wife Cheryl of Kingsley, MI, Jackie Baum and wife Anita of Traverse City, MI, Johnnie Baum and wife Dawn of Watertown, NY, Charlie Baum and wife Nancy of Camden, NC and Pete Baum and wife Nellie of Elizabeth City, NC; and special friends, John and Lynne Ryan of Chesapeake, VA, Hattie Etheridge of Elizabeth City, NC, and Leonard and Fumiko Batungbacal of Honolulu, HI, and several aunts, nieces, and nephews. Mrs. Baum was preceded in death by two brothers, Roy and Bryan Baum.
A funeral service will be held Friday, 28, 2006 at 11:00 am in Twiford’s Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Jim Clark officiating. Burial will be in West Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery. Immediately following the service the family will receive friends in the lobby of the funeral home and at other times at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Billy Scaff, 704 Briarwood Drive, Elizabeth City, NC. Twiford’s Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC, is in charge of funeral arrangements. To sign the online guest register, visit www.twifordfh.comPrint Obituary & Condolences