Leroy Byrd, 67, entered into rest on Monday, September 10, 2018, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. There will be a Viewing at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home on Wednesday, September 19, 2018, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.
A Funeral Service will be held at Anderson Bethany Funeral Home on Thursday, September 20, 2018, at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow at General Douglas L. McBride Cemetery.
Please take a moment and share a fond memory or kind expression of sympathy for Leroy’s family at www.andersonbethany.com.
On March 1, 1951, Leroy was born to Lawrence Byrd and Lula William Byrd. He enjoyed playing his music and getting together with his friends. Leroy’s Bible was one of his prized possessions that he especially enjoyed reading. Leroy was deeply loved and will be profoundly missed, not only by his family and friends but by all those fortunate enough to have known him.
Those left to eternally treasure and cherish memories of Leroy are his loving mother, Lula M. Byrd; siblings: Lawrence Byrd, Carolyn (Byrd) Norris, David Byrd, Richard Byrd, Tommy Byrd, Willie Byrd, Ola Mae Draper.
Preceding Leroy in death were his father, Lawrence Byrd; grandparents: Mack and Easter Williams; and niece, Charlotte Byrd.
Those chosen as Pallbearers will be: Robert Jackson, George Raab, Charles Reese, and James Webb.