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Mississippi editor James “Buddy” Bynum passes away at 59

Posted on: September 6th, 2011 by

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Ole Miss Alumnus and former Daily Mississippian editor Buddy Bynum passed away in his home Saturday. The Meridian Star has the full story.

Bynum’s family has requested that those wishing to help the family should donate to the scholarship fund that has been set up in Buddy’s name––the James L. (Buddy) Bynum Scholarship for Excellence in Journalism.