Elmer Earl Byrd, passed away November 21, 2017, at Big South Fork Medical Center in Oneida.

Born June 10, 1963, he was preceded in death by his father, Leland Byrd; and step-father, Gary Potter.

He was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by his mother, Gladys Garrett Potter, brothers, Terry Byrd and Jeffery Byrd, both of Elgin; sisters, Rita Huckelby of Elgin, and Darlene (Bob) Turner of Covington, Ky.; special friend. Mary Brown; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral service was conducted November 25, in the chapel of West- Murley Funeral Home with Bro. Chuck Duncan officiating.

Interment followed at Black Creek Crossroads Cemetery.

Arrangements by West-Murley Funeral Home.