|Death: ||May 25, 1963|
Died aged 73 years, so evidently born about 1890. Son of W. E. PYE. Married Bessie Lee UNKNOWN. Father of at least three children.
"Luther L. PYE, 73, 2409 Reese Road, died Saturday night at St. Francis Hospital. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. // Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Bessie Lee PYE; two daughters, Mrs. W. L. GARDINER, Columbus, and Mrs. B. O. BELL, Miami, Fla.; a son, Edward L. PYE, Columbus; also 16 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren....Funeral servcies for Luther L. PYE will be held MOnday 5:30 p.m. at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary Chapel with Reverend William I. LONG officiating. Interment will be in Park Hill Cemetery. Active pallbearers include J. D. CLEMENTS, James SALES, Roy ALLEN, Claude MOORE, Lorell MOORE, Frank DUDLEY. Honorary pallbearers include Earl ANTHONY, Mr. RIGDON, Walter SWANTIC, Paul WATKINS, Horace JACKSON, Sidney SMITH, Guy CARTER, Dr. W. E. STOREY, Dr. Calvin THRASH, Robert RICH, Hoyt MARBURY, Bill RAINEY, and Jessie BREWER....STRIFFLER-HAMBY" [Columbus (GA) Enquirer newspaper, Monday, 27 MAY 1963, pp. 2 & 16.]
Per Georgia Death Index: Luther L. PYE, White male, died 25 MAY 1963, aged 73 years, in Muscogee County, Georgia, as a resident of the same county, death certificate #16670.
Sister: Alma Celestia (PYE) BROOKS
Created by: John Mallory Land
Record added: Oct 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98180835