G. Walker Byrd (LAURENS, S.C.)

LAURENS, S.C. - Mr. G. Walker Byrd, 74, of Laurens, died Friday December 3, 2010 at Edgefield County Hospital. Graveside Services will be held Sunday December 5, 2010 at 2 P.M. at Gilgal Baptist Church cemetery. Mr. Byrd was born in Edgefield County and was a member of Gilgal Baptist Church. He was the retired owner of Charganne Beauty School in Greenwood, S.C. Survivors include a special friend Rebecca A. Crow, Laurens, 2 Aunts- Dorcas Griffis and Felicia Sands, several cousins and many friends. Memorials may be made to Gilgal Baptist Church c/o Bruce Morgan 41 Morgan-Bussey Rd. Edgefield, S.C. 29824 The family will receive friends after the service. Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-December 4, 2010