Lorene Bridges Byrd, 74, of Winona, passed away September 5, 2013, at Signature Health Care of Fentress County.
Born in Scott County, May 3, 1939, she was preceded in death by her parents, O.D. and Meldie Stephens Bridges; husband, Kennith Byrd; brothers, Kermit and Roy Bridges; and sister, Mary West.
She is survived by her sons: Ray Byrd and wife, Mary, of Oneida, and Anthony Byrd and wife, Gwenna, and Willie Byrd and wife, Patricia, all of Winfield; grandchildren: Chris Byrd, Josh Byrd, Latasha Orick, Brittany Mills, Derrick Strunk, and Kristopher Byrd; great-grandchildren: Kendrick, Kayleigh, Keithan, Shyann, Julian, Summer, Gabriel, Jayden, Brylan, Shyan, Chace, Brennan, and Dessie; sisters: Cledis Johnson of Sandusky, Ohio, and Rosaline Bond of Loveland, Ohio; and many other relatives.
Funeral service was conducted September 9, at New Salem Baptist Church with Bro. Wayne King, Bro. Jennings Terry, and Bro. Larry Ellis officiating. Interment followed at Botts Cemetery.
West-Murley Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.