Bobby Jerome "Jerry" Byrd Jr., 58, of Norwood died Friday afternoon, January 13, 2017 at his home.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Norwood First Presbyterian Church. Rev. Julie Hill will officiate and burial will follow in Norwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Monday at Edwards Funeral Home of Norwood.
Jerry was born February 5, 1958 in Stanly County. He was a son of the late Bobby Jerome and Carol Thompson Byrd. He was a 1976 graduate of South Stanly High School and a member of Norwood First Presbyterian Church.
He was a self employed truck driver.
Jerry was an avid golfer. He experienced the salvation of Jesus Christ many years ago, transforming his life into one of love and devotion especially to his son, daughter and granddaughter.
He is survived by his son, Bobby J. Byrd III of Norwood, his daughter, Amanda Byrd of Charlotte, his granddaughter, Leighton Byrd. Also surviving are his sister, Karen Byrd Ferguson and Uncle Dr. Donald Byrd of Ansonville.
Online condolences to edwardsfuneralhomes.com.
Published on January 16, 2017