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October 10, 2013

Nannette Byrd

Graveside services for Nannette Byrd, 85, of Tyler, will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, 2013 at Land of Memory Cemetery Chapel of the Air in Palestine. Arrangements are under the direction of Herrington/Land of Memory Funeral Home.

Mrs. Byrd passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 in Tyler.

She was born on Aug. 15, 1928 in Palestine to Walter Broyles and Marjorie Henderson Broyles.

Mrs. Byrd was a homemaker who lived in Houston for 40 years raising her family and later retired to live on Lake Jacksonville in 1986. She was a wonderful mother and loved greatly by her family.

Mrs. Byrd was preceded in death by her parent; and husband, E.O. (Pete) Byrd.

She is survived by her daughter, Diane Hooper; son, James Byrd and wife JoAnn; brothers, Walter Broyles and wife Blanche, and Danny Broyles and wife Linda; sister-in-law, Faye Stevens; grandchildren, Samantha Hooper, Jason Byrd, Brianna Lémon and husband Andres, Jackie Hooper, and Brandon Byrd; and great-grandchild, Ava Marie Byrd.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 at Herrington/Land of Memory Funeral Home.

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