We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Vidalia Chapel
Mrs. Jessie Nell Byrd, age 87 of Reidsville, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at her residence.
She was born on March 18, 1934 in Toombs County to the late Willie H. and Nellie Juanita Fuller Main. She had retired from Thomas and Betts after many years of service; was the President of the IBEW Union; and a member of Pendleton Creek Community Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, W. C. Byrd; her parents, Nellie and Buford Williamson; two grandsons, Brandon Whitfield and Matthew Harden; and her great grandson, Brantley Bowen.
Mrs. Byrd is survived by her son, Brian Byrd (Teresa); her two daughters, Susan Wheeler (Curtis) and Lori Thompson (Kenneth); her grandchildren, Christopher, Dillon, Cody Ashley, Brandi, Jessica, Harley, Kasey, Eric, and Kenneth (Possum), and DiAnna; and several great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, December 11, 2021 from 12:00pm until 12:50pm at Roberts – Stewart Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 1:00pm at Roberts – Stewart Funeral Home Chapel with Ministers Gary and Vicki Roberson to officiate. Graveside service and interment will follow at Lakeview Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Adam Sanders, Cody Whitfield, Dillon Byrd, Dillon Bowen, and Kenneth (Possum) Thompson.
Condolences may be sent to the family online: www.roberts-stewartfuneralhome.com
Roberts – Stewart Funeral Home is serving the Byrd family.