|Birth: ||May 12, 1921|
|Death: ||Feb. 25, 2011|
Obituary (on-line) courtesy of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home, Alexandria, Louisiana
Funeral services for Lorece Watkins Byles will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, February 28, 2011 in the Chapel of Hixson Brothers, Alexandria with Reverend David Boothe officiating. Burial will be in Central Baptist Church Cemetery, Robeline.
Visitation will be at Hixson Brothers, Alexandria Sunday, February 27, 2011 from 4:00-8:00 p.m. and Monday from noon until time of service.
Mrs. Byles, 89, of Alexandria, passed away Friday, February 25, 2011.
Mrs. Byles was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, Alexandria, AARP, Senior Friends and J.T. Charnley Chapter #197 OES.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Merrell Byles; parents, Mitchell and Hettie Martin Watkins and brother, Marvin A. Watkins.
Those left to cherish her memory include her sons, Johnny Lane Byles and wife, Patricia Dianne and Jerry Wayne Byles and wife, Patsy both of Pineville; sister, Lorena Watkins Middleton of Grand Prairie, Texas; grandchildren, Daniel Wayne Byles and wife, Jennifer of Vista, California and Angela Marie Byles of Pineville and great granddaughter, Laila Marie Byles.
Mitchell C Watkins (1886 - 1958)
Hettie Martin Watkins (1897 - 1987)
William Merrell Byles (1916 - 1978)*
Lorece Watkins Byles (1921 - 2011)
Marvin Asa Watkins (1925 - 2010)*
In God's Care
Note: Double, upright, gray stone with Lorece Watkins Byles
Plot: Row 7
Created by: Robert A. Edwards
Record added: Nov 30, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31849562