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William Byrd,

William "Bill" H. Byrd, Jr. age 51, of Vicksburg, died on Monday May 31, 2010 at the River Region Hospital in Vicksburg. He was born on June 11, 1958 to William Harrison and Mary (Gladwell) Byrd, Sr. in Benoit, MS.  Bill was a former farmer and currently a construction worker in the Vicksburg area. He was of the Baptist faith. Bill's passion was hunting and fishing.Visitation will be held Wednesday June 2, 2010 from 6:00 PM ~ 08:00 PM at the Cleveland Funeral Home in Cleveland.  Funeral Services will be held Thursday June 3, 2010 2:00 PM at the Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial will follow in the Beulah Cemetery. The Rev. Allen Robison will offciate the service. He is survived by Sister, Janet Gail Butler of Rosedale, MS. Brother, John Edward Byrd of Long Beach, MS.  Sister, Geraldine Hollings of Rosedale, MS.  Numerous Aunts, Uncles, nieces,  nephews, great nieces and nephews, and a special friend Debbie McDaniel of Redwood, MSHe was preceded in death by his parents.Pallbearers are John Hollings, James Bunch, John Gilbert, Sr., John Gilbert, Jr., Henry Gilbert and Randy Marquis. Honorary pallbearers are Richard "Clint" Anthony, Robert Anthony, Bobby Fraize and Jason Hatcher.Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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I am very sorry. You and your family is in my prayers. He was a good friend of mine and will be missed very much. I will keep each and everyone of you in my prayers. The Purvis Family

Wanda Purvis - June 03, 2010 at 09:33 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

You and your family are in our prayers. Foots was a great and wonderful guy and will be missed by all. The Thompson Family

Darel and Kathy Thompson - June 03, 2010 at 08:49 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Sorry I can't make it I have to work. Ya'll are in my prayers. love lisa and family

Lisa Gladwell Mohamed - June 02, 2010 at 03:31 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

I am so sorry. I wish we could be there. But, I can't get away from work. I love ya'll. Call me if you need anything. Love Theresa and family

THERESA GLADWELL RIOS - June 02, 2010 at 03:29 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Wish I could have known him better.

Angie Byrd Sherrer - June 01, 2010 at 05:27 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss.May he rest in peace.He is now in heaven with Jesus.And watchig over his family and friends.

Cyndi Hamilton - June 01, 2010 at 03:46 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for the loss of your loved one.I will keep you all in my prayers through this difficult time.

Penny L Hamilton - June 01, 2010 at 03:21 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

to a loved brother, may you rest in peace! your sister gail

janet gail butler - June 01, 2010 at 02:23 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM