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Meredith McGinn Byers McEachern

Blacksburg, Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA
Death 15 Oct 2012 (aged 68)
High Point, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Blacksburg, Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 100092315 · View Source
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Meredith McGinn Byers McEachern, 68, of 1805 Ryan St., Greensboro, N.C., widow of Bobby McEachern, passed on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, at 10:45 a.m. at Triad Health in High Point, N.C.

Daughter of the late Moses Byers and the late Orlene Thompson Byers, she was born on April 30, 1944, in Blacksburg.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Shedrick Byers and John Byers; and a sister, Beatrice Mickles.

She was a member of Youngs Grove Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Vocal Choir. Mrs. McEachern was a 1962 graduate of Granard High School and was a former employee of North Carolina Mutual of North Carolina in Fayetteville, N.C.

She is survived by two daughters, Johnsie Renae Owens of Greensboro, N.C., and April McEachern of Australia; three sisters, Sallie Lee Houey (the late Shadrack) of Gaffney, Molene Smith (William) and Dr. Ruby Miller (Horace), both of Shelby, N.C.; two grandchildren; her aunt, Netha Camp of Blacksburg; a cousin reared as her brother, Richard Moorehead of Blacksburg; a cousin reared as her sister, Patricia Maddox (Billy) of Shelby; and other relatives.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, Oct. 20, at 2 p.m. at Youngs Grove Baptist Church with Dr. Larry J. Brooks officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. She will lie instate from 1 p.m. until the hour of the service.

The family is at the home of her sister and brother-inlaw, Ruby and Horace Miller, 602 Mt. Sinai Road, Shoal Creek Community, Shelby.

Arrangements by Foster Funeral Home, Gaffney.




  • Created by: Keith and Linda Robertson
  • Added: 3 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100092315
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Meredith McGinn Byers McEachern (30 Apr 1944–15 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100092315, citing Youngs Grove Cemetery, Blacksburg, Cherokee County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Keith and Linda Robertson (contributor 46970718) .