LOUISVILLE, Ga. - Deacon Henry Byrd Sr. departed this life May 9 in Armstrong, Fla. Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Saturday, May 18 at the Solomon Temple Baptist Church and cemetery with Rev. P. Stark, officiating. Survivors include his wife, Ora Byrd; children, Lillie Byrd, Annie Dorothy Newcombe, Henry Byrd Jr., Melinda Peeples, Lizzie Byrd, Diane Norfleet, and Mary Davis; siblings, Joe Ardis Byrd, Frank Byrd, Perry Byrd and Alethia Kearse. Davis Funeral Home, (478)625-7298.
The Augusta Chronicle May 17, 2002