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Pleasant Gardens Baptist Church
Saturday January 21st, 2023
11:00am - 1:00pm

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Memorial Service

Pleasant Gardens Baptist Church
Saturday January 21st, 2023
1:00pm

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Geretha Coyt Murray "Gerri" Byrd

Geretha Coyt Murray “Gerri” Byrd, 79, of Marion, North Carolina, passed away Monday, January 16, 2023.

 

A native of McDowell County, she was born November 25, 1943 to the late Coyt and Louise Murray.

 

Gerri loved her church family including Sunday School Class – Bethany - and spending time with her family whether it be at the beach, mountains, or at home.

 

She was the treasurer of the Marion Lions Club. She retired from Ferguson Copeland and enjoyed umpiring many softball games for all ages.

 

She is survived by her husband Larry; son, David; daughter, Rhea; five grandkids; four great grandkids; and numerous nieces and nephews.

 

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. at Pleasant Gardens Baptist Church with Rev. Ethan Hester and Rev. Steve Hawkins officiating. The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

 

Donations can be made to her Sunday School Class – Bethany – at P.G. Baptist Church or the Marion Lions Club.


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Doug and Shirllene Watkins Jan 22 2023 8:10 PM

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Leroy and Gloria Stevenson Jan 20 2023 5:51 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Geretha Coyt Murray "Gerri" Byrd

Roger and Kathy Byrd Jan 20 2023 2:27 PM

It is with great sadness that I see where Gerri is gone. We will miss her laugh and smiles. Gerrit was a wonderful person. She will definitely light up heaven.

Sally Taylor Jan 20 2023 10:53 AM

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