|Birth: ||Jan. 31, 1941|
|Death: ||Jun. 29, 2008|
(January 31, 1941 - June 29, 2008)
Jerrell Loran Byrd, 67, of Waycross (Ware Co, GA) died Sunday evening (June 29, 2008) at his residence after a short illness. He was born in Pierce County, GA to the late Calvin Parnell Byrd and Ella Carter Livingston.
He served his country with the Army Reserves. Mr. Byrd was a Boilermaker with Local #26 and also a Pipefitter with Local #177. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one brother, Russell Byrd.
Survivors include his wife of 34 years, Joyce Roddenberry Byrd, Waycross, children, Lori Hardwick and husband Michael, Baxley, Michael Byrd and wife Christina, Waycross, Amy Brigman and husband Rocky, Alma, five grandchildren, Brittany Hardwick, Hallie Hardwick, Chad Brigman, Grace Brigman and Russell Jerrell Loran "RJ" Byrd, one sister, Judy Tomberlin and husband Charles, Waycross, a half sister, Janice Gillard and husband Loy, Alma, two half brothers, Jim Byrd and wife Melba, Bristol, Steve Byrd, Bristol; two step-sisters, Eva Johnson and husband Harry, Alma, Alice Dixon and husband Mickey, Alma, one step-brother, Glenn Crosby and wife Brenda, Alma, several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
A memorial service will be held Wednesday afternoon at 3:00 pm at Miles-Odum Funeral Home Chapel, Waycross, GA.
The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 7 -9 pm at the funeral home.
Sympathy may be expressed online at www.milesodumfuneralhome.com.
Miles-Odum Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
Record added: Jul 02, 2008
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