Doris <I>Marshall</I> Byrd

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Doris Marshall Byrd

  • Birth 11 Aug 1928 Darlington County, South Carolina, USA
  • Death 28 Nov 2012 Darlington County, South Carolina, USA
  • Burial Darlington, Darlington County, South Carolina, USA
  • Plot Sec. A 345
  • Memorial ID 101492216

Doris Marshall Byrd, 84, wife of the late James K. Byrd, died Wednesday, November 28, 2012. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 12:00 PM in Trinity United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends in the parlor of the church from 11:00 AM until 12:00 PM on Saturday, December 1, 2012. A private burial will be held at a later time at Grove Hill Cemetery.

Doris was born on August 11, 1928 in Darlington County. She was the daughter of the late Elijah -Lide- Marshall and Fannie Mixon Marshall. She graduated from Hartsville High School and was employed by Dixie Cup (Georgia Pacific) for many years. Mrs. Byrd was a devoted and loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a faithful member of Trinity United Methodist Church, the Phillips Sunday School Class and the Ethel Williamson Circle.

Surviving are her daughter, Linda (Jimmie) Williams of Darlington; her son, Jamie (Elaine) Byrd of Darlington; her four grandchildren, Melissa McClatchey of Darlington; Merrie Leigh (Jody) Blaylock of Hartsville; Elizabeth Cooper of Tuscaloosa, Alabama; and Sarah Williams of Spartanburg, SC; five great grandchildren; her sister and brother-in-law, Louise and RL Clanton of Hartsville and a number of loving nieces and nephews and a special friend, Florrie T. Lighty of Hartsville.

She was preceded in death by her son, Marshall "Mark" Byrd.

The family suggests memorials be made to Trinity United Methodist Church, PO Box 16, Darlington, SC 29540.

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  • Created by: Barbara Lehman
  • Added: 29 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101492216
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Doris Marshall Byrd (11 Aug 1928–28 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101492216, citing Grove Hill Cemetery, Darlington, Darlington County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Barbara Lehman (contributor 47154879) .