Sue Turnbow Byrd

Wednesday, February 28, 2007


Sue Turnbow Byrd, 82, of Manila, died Sunday, Feb. 25, 2007, at her home. Born at Portia, she was the daughter of the late Claude and Lena Walling Turnbow and had been a Manila resident since 1938. She was a member of Manila First Baptist Church and was a retired nurse.

She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Carl Byrd, of the home; two sons, John Byrd of Manila and Victor Byrd of Fayetteville, Ga.; a sister, Mardel Hutchison of Bono; three grandchildren, Nick Byrd of Jonesboro, Bria Byrd of Fayetteville, Ga., and Sarah Byrd of Bald Knob.

The funeral will be held at 10 a.m. today (Tuesday) at Manila First Baptist Church with Rev. Ferrel Duffel and Rev. William Piercy officiating. Burial will follow in the Manila Cemetery under the direction of Howard Funeral Service of Manila.

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