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Beam Funeral Service & Crematory
Tuesday April 5th, 2022
2:00pm

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Beam Funeral Service & Crematory
Tuesday April 5th, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Charles Phillip Byas

     Charles Phillip Byas, 88, of Marion, NC, passed away Friday April 1, 2022 at Rose Hill Retirement Community.

 

     Charles was born in Buncombe County, NC on March 25, 1934, to the late Henry and Lela Watkins Byas. He was married to the late Ruby Mae Byas, who passed away in 2017. Charles served his country proudly in the United States Army. He was very kind hearted and was an avid collector. Most of all, he was highly devoted to his family. He will be greatly missed.

 

     In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by several siblings.

 

     Survivors include a son, Gary Byas (Cindy) of Old Fort; seven sisters, Linda, Pat, Margaret, Freda, Wanda, Clora, and Jeannie; two brothers, George and Kenneth; two grandchildren, Ryan Byas (Autumn) of Charlotte and Heather Foster (Jason) of Sylva; and two great grandchildren, Ella and Fern Foster of Sylva.

 

     A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday April 5, 2022 at the chapel of Beam Funeral Service in Marion. Pastor Keith Jamison will officiate. Burial will follow at McDowell Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m., prior to the service, at the funeral home.

 

     The family wishes to extend their gratitude to the caring staff of Rose Hill Retirement Community and Hospice of Carolina Foothills.

     In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, 372 Hudlow Rd., Forest City, NC 28043.


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Cindy, Gary, Ryan, Autumn, Heather & Jason,
So sorry to hear of your loss. May your memories bring you joy. I miss all of you, especially you, Jason!
God bless,

Linda Early May 2 2022 11:49 AM

+I was saddened to hear of your dad's passing. You and he are in our thoughts and prayers.

Timothy Werder Apr 8 2022 12:48 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Byas

Ginger and Gray Sloop Apr 7 2022 9:38 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Byas

Freda & Barney Apr 5 2022 6:51 PM

Gary and Cindy, we were sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. May God give you needed comfort and strength at this time as only He can.

James and Janet Conner McGinnis Apr 5 2022 10:47 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Byas

Patricia Ann Hurst Apr 5 2022 10:22 AM

Gary, so sorry for your lost. Prayers 🙏🙏🙏 and love being sent!!!💕💕💕

Patricia Ann Hurst Apr 5 2022 10:18 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Byas

Patricia Ann Hurst Apr 5 2022 10:16 AM

Gary . Love and prayers for everyone.... Linda Gale Byas_(Garren)

Linda Garren Apr 5 2022 9:47 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Byas

Wanda Byas Ray Apr 5 2022 7:43 AM

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