Harold Dean Byrd

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Harold “Dean” Byrd, age 79 of Laurel Hill passed away to his Heavenly home on Wednesday, November 8, 2017.

Funeral services to celebrate his life will be conducted at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 12, 2107 at the McColl Pentecostal Holiness Church officiated by Rev. D.J. Byrd and Rev. Woody Byrd. Burial will follow in Hillside Memorial Park.

Dean was one of thirteen children born February 10, 1938 to the late Charlie Edward Byrd and Evelyn Norris Byrd. He was the loving husband of 43 years to the late Rosalita “Tincy” Moore Byrd. He retired after many years of service with Toast Master / Ingraham, Inc. He served as a faithful member of the McColl Pentecostal Holiness Church. Dean loved to fish and share time with his family. He will forever be remembered as a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by a brother, Ralph Byrd and sister, Jeanette Shutt.

Dean leaves behind his children, son, Rev. Harold Dean “D.J.” Byrd, Jr., (Jennifer) of McColl, SC and daughters, Patricia Byrd Burkett (Chuck) of Wilmington, Debra Byrd Ring (Jeffrey) of Laurel Hill; brothers, Charles Byrd, Mike Byrd, Jim Byrd, Larry Byrd, Rev. Woody Byrd, Frankie Byrd; sisters, Ann Brooks, Lorraine Lathan, Judy Barcolm and Brenda Coleman Karneckis; grandchildren, Rose Wagner, Misty Fincannon, Terry Dean Riddle, Richard A. Johnson, Jr., Crystal Johnson, Heather Newton, Zoe Byrd; great grandchildren, Zachary Johnson, Debra D. Kyle, Hannah Kyle, Heavyn Johnson, Kaitlyn Johnson, Matthew Johnson, Christina Clanton, Daniel Bridges, Blane Wagner, Gabe Wagner, Bella Wagner, McKinley Wagner; his many nieces, nephews and a host of loving family and friends.

Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 11th at Richard Boles Funeral Service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests for memorial donations to be given in Dean’s memory to the McColl Pentecostal Holiness Church, 400 South Main Street, McColl, SC 29570.