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 Aurelia <I>Jones</I> Byrd

Aurelia Jones Byrd

Bryan County, Georgia, USA
Death 30 Apr 1987
Evans County, Georgia, USA
Burial Bulloch County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 63306475 · View Source
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Conflicting information on date of birth. One grave marker gives a date of Dec. 28, 1901; another grave marker gives a date of 1883, and the Social Security Death Index gives a date of May 28, 1896.

Mrs. Aurelia Jones Byrd, 104, died Thursday at her residence in Evans County. Mrs. Byrd was a native of Bryan County, a member of Bessenger Tabernacle Church and the Baptist Burial Society. She was also Mother of the Church.

She is survived by six daughters, Mrs. Eunice Hilton, Register, Mrs. Irene Hogans and Mrs. Jeanette Moody, both of Jersey City, N.J., Mrs. Sarah Adams, Claxton, Mrs. Hazel Pittman, Atlanta and Mrs. Gertrude Hayward of Chidago, Ill.; two sons, Sylvester Byrd, Ft. Pierce, Fla., and Samuel Byrd, Claxton; one sister, Mrs. Christine Edmond, Pembroke, and 61 grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held Sunday at 4 p.m. at Piney Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Harvey Burns, officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The James R. Barnes Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

Statesboro Herald - May 2, 1987

Georgia Death Records
Name: Aurelia J Byrd
Death Date: 30 Apr 1987
County of Death: Evans
Gender: F (Female)
Race: Black
Age: 90 Years
County of Residence: Bullock
Certificate: 018844
Date Filed: 18 May 1987

Social Security Death Index
Name: Aurelia Byrd
Last Residence: 30417 Claxton, Evans, Georgia
Born: 28 May 1896
Died: Apr 1987
State (Year) SSN issued: Georgia (1954)





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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Aurelia Jones Byrd (unknown–30 Apr 1987), Find A Grave Memorial no. 63306475, citing Piney Grove Cemetery, Bulloch County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by nu2ga (contributor 47084636) .