NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Graveside services for Mr. Byron W. "Bill" Haire, 83, of Georgia Avenue, North Augusta, who died September 12, 2003, will be conducted Monday afternoon at 3 p.m. in the Pineview Memorial Gardens with military honors. Rev. Jerry T. Matthews and Dr. Gordon L. Robinson officiating. Mr. Haire was a native of Augusta having made North Augusta his home for the past 72 years. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of North Augusta and the Sheffield Club. A U.S. Army combat veteran of World War II, Mr. Haire had retired from the Seaboard Railroad with 45 years of service. Survivors include his wife, Norma B. Haire; a son, Wayne Haire, Batesburg; two sisters, Cordrey Robinson, North Augusta and Jean Schneider, Augusta; sister-in-law, Jewel B. King, North Augusta; three grandchildren, Amy Lindale, Jennifer Sizemore and Kimberly Haire; three great-grandchildren, Shelby Lindale, Skylar Lindale and Nathan Sizemore. The family will receive friends at the funeral home this Sunday evening from 6 to 8. Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home of North Augusta in charge of arrangements; 803-278-1181.
The Augusta Chronicle September 14, 2003