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Maggie Laura Carter Byrd
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1907
Death: Mar. 17, 2010

Name:
Maggie Laura Carter Byrd

Dates:
Birth date: March 06, 1907
Death date: March 17, 2010

Obituary:
Waycross, Ware County, GA

Mrs. Maggie Laura Carter Byrd, 103 of Blackshear (Pierce Co), passed away late Wednesday evening (March 17, 2010) at Satilla Regional Medical Center in Waycross following a brief illness.

Born and reared in Bacon County, Mrs. Byrd had lived all of her adult life in Pierce County. She was a homemaker along with helping her husband on the farm. Mrs. Byrd was a member of the Mershon Methodist Church.

She was a daughter of the late Luther Alexander Carter & Mary Kizzie Carter and was also preceded in death by her husband, Graden Darvin Byrd; three sisters, Lois Lassitter, Myrtice Hazelton, Bonnie Green; three brothers, Hoke Carter, Dorcey Carter, Fulton Carter; and a great grandson, Clinton Byrd.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Ken & Ann Byrd of Blackshear; a sister, Melba Williams of Waycross; three grandchildren, Jerry & Lisa Byrd, Danny Byrd, Terry & Cammie Scallorn; five great grandchildren, Shane Byrd, Adam Byrd, Christopher Byrd, Crystal Byrd, David Scallorn; four great great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

Memorials:
Memorial contributions may be made to the Mershon Methodist Church, Post Office Box 95, Mershon, Georgia 31551.

Visitation:
The family will receive friends Friday evening (March 19, 2010) from 6 until 8 o'clock at the funeral home.

Pearson-Dial Funeral Home
659 Main Street
Blackshear, GA 31516
Telephone: (912) 449-6626
E-Mail: pdfh1@accessatc.net
Website: http://pearsondial.com/

Service:
Funeral services for Mrs. Byrd will be held 11:00 o'clock Saturday morning (March 20, 2010) from the chapel of Pearson-Dial Funeral Home.

Cemetery:
Interment will be in the Friendship Cemetery.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Luther Alexander Carter (1874 - 1950)
  Mary Kizzie Carter Carter (1876 - 1949)
 
 Spouse:
  Graden D. Byrd (1905 - 1991)*
 
 Siblings:
  Fulton Luther Carter (1901 - 1978)*
  Myrtice Elizabeth Carter Haselden (1903 - 1990)*
  Bonnie Helen Carter Greene (1905 - 1986)*
  Maggie Laura Carter Byrd (1907 - 2010)
  Lois Blanche Carter Lassiter (1909 - 1998)*
  Hoke Smith Carter (1911 - 1991)*
  Melba Lucille Carter Williams (1914 - 2012)*
  Hugh Dorsey Carter (1916 - 1958)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Her parents were cousins. Mary was the d/o Isaac CARTER and wife Nancy E. HARRISON.
 
Burial:
Friendship Methodist Church Cemetery
Alma
Bacon County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
Record added: Mar 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49919807
Maggie Laura <i>Carter</i> Byrd
Added by: Barbara L. Kirkland
 
 
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- R.L. Gandy
 Added: Jul. 15, 2015

- Wiregrass Irisheyes
 Added: Mar. 19, 2010
 
 
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