Kenneth J. Byrd, 57, a U.S. Army veteran

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Kenneth J. Byrd
Kenneth J. Byrd

Kenneth J. Byrd was called to eternal rest on Thursday, March 17, 2016.

His life began on January 19, 1959, in Youngstown, Ohio, the son of the late Barbara and Charles Byrd. He honorably served his country in the U.S. Army. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.

He leaves to cherish his memories his wife, Myra Lewis-Byrd; children, Janee Byrd, Kendra and Kenneth Lewis; brothers, Robert Cook (Maria), Ret. Cmdr. Gerald Cook (Christal) and Pastor Ogdon McDuffie; and a host of other loving relatives and many caring friends.

A funeral service, celebrating the life he lived, will be held at noon Saturday, March 26, at Grafton Baptist Church Harris Grove with the Rev. Reginald N. Bagley officiating. Family and friends will assemble at the church by 11:30 a.m. on Saturday. Mr. Byrd may be viewed only in the church on Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. until the hour of his service.

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