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Lois Jeanne Byrd

October 22, 1935 July 7, 2016
Lois Jeanne Byrd
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Obituary for Lois Jeanne Byrd

Lois Jeanne Byrd, age 80, of Dexter City, Ohio, died Thursday, July 7, 2016, at SE Ohio Regional Medical Center in Cambridge. She was born October 22, 1935, in Ritchie County, West Virginia, daughter of the late Elias C. and Daisy Doris Wadsworth Byrd. She was a graduate of Harrisville High School in Harrisville, West Virginia, and she retired from NCR in Cambridge where she worked in the circuit board department. She was also employed as a housekeeper for Summit Acres Nursing Home in Caldwell, and for Adecco Temporary Services at the Colegate plant in Cambridge. Lois was an active member of the Mary Reed Memorial United Methodist Church in Crooked Tree, where she served as a lay speaker and was active in Vacation Bible School programs. She played the piano for the Mary Reed, Macksburg, and Dexter City United Methodist Churches, and she also played the piano for church services at Summit Acres Nursing Home. Besides the piano, she also played the guitar, banjo, and dulcimer, and she had written several songs. She loved music, and she enjoyed traveling.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by two brothers, Leonard Byrd and Leon (Sue) Byrd.

Surviving are her siblings, Ronald (Joanna) Byrd of Hazel Green, West Virginia, June (John) Conrad of Breman, Ohio, Norma Conrad of Somerset, Ohio, Lendel (Jacqueline) Byrd of Caldwell, and Kenton (Marlene) Byrd of Michigan; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Friends may call Monday, July 11, 2016, from 3-7PM at McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, 416 East Street, Caldwell, where the funeral service will be observed Tuesday, July 12, 2016, at 11AM with Pastor Timothy Thomas and Pastor Ken Ogg officiating. Inurnment will take place at Crooked Tree Cemetery at a later time.

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Visitation

Monday

11

Jul

3:00 PM 7/11/2016 3:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 7/11/2016 7:00:00 PM
McVay-Perkins Funeral Home

416 East Street
PO Box 263
Caldwell, OH 43724

McVay-Perkins Funeral Home
416 East Street Caldwell 43724 OH
United States

Service

Tuesday

12

Jul

11:00 AM 7/12/2016 11:00:00 AM
McVay-Perkins Funeral Home

416 East Street
PO Box 263
Caldwell, OH 43724

McVay-Perkins Funeral Home
416 East Street Caldwell 43724 OH
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Crooked Tree Cemetery Final Resting Place

Crooked Tree Road
Dexter City, OH 45727

Crooked Tree Road Dexter City 45727 OH
United States
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