Rosie L.M. Byrd

Published 9:11 am Tuesday, August 9, 2022

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Rosie Lee McGougin Byrd, 81, passed away on Aug, 4, 2022 in Bay Minette.


She was born on March 28, 1941 in Brewton to James and Inez Lowe McGougin.

She is preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Carl Winston Byrd Sr.

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She is survived by her children, Carl Winston (Cynthia) Byrd Jr. of Little Rock, Melvin Byrd of Little Rock and Tammy Graham of Robinsonville; her sisters, Willamae Blackmon of Brewton, Annie Asberry of Excel, Mary Lambeth of Brewton and Margie Baggett of Brewton; six grandchildren, Jacob Byrd, Heather Presley, Brittany Kelley, Dustin Graham, Noah Graham and Taylor Graham; along with her five great-grandchildren; and her dear fur baby, Trixie.

Funeral services were held on Aug. 7, 2022 at Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Richard Daniels officiating. Interment followed in Little Rock Cemetery in Little Rock.

Active pallbearers were Adam Kelley, Taylor Graham, Dustin Graham, Micah Byrd, Kevin Baggett and Kevin Rabun.

Honorary pallbearers were Noah Graham, Jayden Presley, Jeffery Patterson, Jacob Byrd, Kayleigh Presley, Payton Kelley and Adalyn Kelley.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.