Mrs. Lucille Byrd, 70
by Emanuel County Live | December 8, 2004 12:00 am
SWAINSBORO – – Funeral for Mrs. Lucille Byrd, 70, was held Sunday, Dec. 5 at 3 p.m. at Trinity Baptist Church with Pastor Charles Wiggins officiating and Pastor Henry L. Frison assisting. Burial was in Swainsboro City Cemetery. She died on Dec. 1, 2004 after a brief illness.
Mrs. Byrd was born in Emanuel County on July 5, 1934, and was raised by her grandparents, Woody and Estelle Byrd. She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church.
She is surrvived by two daughters, Dorothy Jones (Meredith), Shirley Ricks (Leon) and one son, Michael Byrd, all of Swainsboro; her father, Joseph Williams of Norwalk, Conn.; three grandchildren; and one brother, Billy Byrd of Sarasota, Fla.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Mrs. Mamie Lou Wilson, one sister, Mrs. Dora Belle Butler, and seven brothers.
Pallbearers were Johnny Adams, Jeffery Jones, Ricky Riddles, Charles Wells, Alford Phillips and Shawn Riddles.
Mosley Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.