Originally created 03/31/04

Rev. Frankie Byrd, II (NEW ELLENTON, S.C.)



NEW ELLENTON, S.C.- Funeral services for Rev. Frankie Byrd, II will be held 3 p.m., Friday, April 2, 2004 at Fairfield Baptist Church in New Ellenton, S.C. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Rev. Byrd is survived by three daughters, Barbara Gaines, Aiken, S.C., Earline Jackson, Aiken, S.C. and Ethel (Rev. Aaron) Woodward; two sons, Dea. Frankie (Dorothy) Byrd, III, New Ellenton, S.C. and John (Betty) Byrd, Philadelphia, Pa.; 16 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; one sister, Queen Ester Rouse, New Ellenton; three brothers, Henry Byrd, Aiken, Lawerence Byrd, Washington, D.C. and Lolice Byrd, Chicago, Ill. Friends may call at the residence of his daughter, Barbara Gaines, 1323 Aldrich Street, Aiken, S.C. or Jackson-Brooks Funeral Home beginning 2 p.m. Thursday. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday evening from 7-8 p.m. The remains will lie in state at the church from 2 p.m. until the hour of service. Jackson-Brooks Funeral H ome, Aiken, S.C. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle March 31, 2004