Mariam A. Byers, 90, of Evansville, passed away on Tuesday, June 22, 2010, at Heritage Center in Evansville.
Mariam retired from SIGECO in the Accounting Dept. in 1981 and was a member of Salem United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her granddaughters, Angela Baughn and Krista Stephens; eight great grandchildren, five great-great grandchildren, brothers, Garland, Robert, William, and Jack Gentry; and a sister, Dorothy Stremming.
She is preceded in death by her husband Elvin Byers; daughter, Dixie Thomas; brothers, Cecil Lowell Gentry, Morgan Bell; and sister, Catherine Clifford .
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. on Friday, June 25, 2010, at Ziemer Funeral Home North Chapel, 6300 N. First Avenue in Evansville.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 26, 2010 at the funeral home.
Entombment will follow in Oak Hill Mausoleum.
Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Association.