Originally created 04/01/04

Rev. Frankie Byrd II (AIKEN, S.C.)



AIKEN, S.C.- Funeral services for Rev. Frankie Byrd II, will be held at 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, Earline Jackson, Aiken and Ethel (Rev. Aaron) Woodward; two sons, Dea. Frankie (Dorothy) Byrd III, New Ellenton 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, Wasington, D.C. and Lolice Byrd, Chicago, Ill. Friends may call at the residence of his daughter, Barbara Gaines, 1323 Aldrich Street, Aiken, or Jackson-Brooks Funeral Home, beginning 2 p.m., Thursday. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday evening from 7 to 8 p.m. The remains will lie in state at the church from 2 p.m., until the hour of service. Jackson-Brooks Funeral Home, Aiken. Sign the gu estbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle April 1, 2004