Mr. Lester Byrd, age 88, passed on June 5th at Community Upstate Hospital in Syracuse, N.Y., after an extended illness. He was a Bryan County native, but resided in Syracuse, N.Y., for many years. He retired from Chrysler New Process Gear of Syracuse, N.Y.
He is survived by his loving children Lisa Byrd and Lillian Donnie both of Syracuse, N.Y., and Matthew Byrd of Pembroke, Ga.; his loving sisters Mrs. Lou Esther, Mrs. Carolyn Green, and Mrs. Bertha Taylor all of Savannah, Ga., and Mrs. Carrie Outley of Pembroke, Ga.; his loving brothers Mr. Matthew (Donna) Byrd Sr., and Mr. Robert (Wanda) Byrd Jr. all of Syracuse, N.Y.; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Family and friends visitations will be held Friday June 14, 2019 from 6-7pm in the chapel of Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Pembroke Chapel.
Home Going Celebration for Mr. Lester Byrd will be Saturday June 15, 2019 at 1pm at the Mount Moriah Baptist Church, 185 South Poplar Street, Pembroke, Ga., with Rev. Dr. Francy's Johnson, Officiating. Interment will be held in Stevens Grove Cemetery, Pembroke, Ga.
Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Pembroke Chapel are in charge of arrangements.