Funeral services will be held on Monday, September 26, 2011 at Pocahontas Freewill Baptist Church in Carbon Hill with burial following at the church cemetery. Bro. Jackie Adcock will officiate.
Visitation will be held today, September 25, 2011 from 2 until 4 p.m. at the church.
He is survived by his sons, Franklin Byars, Dewayne Thorpe, J.J. Thorpe, Shane Thorpe, Patrick Lawrence and Timothy Byars; daughter, Norma Jean Byars; brothers, David Byars, Tom Byars and Tony Byars; sisters, Pat Lewis, Barbara Farris, Susie Stevens, Claudette Byars and Kim Byars; nine grandchildren; special friend, Tom Wilson of Tucson, Ariz. and a host of other relatives and dear friends.
Wilson Brothers Funeral Home, Carbon Hill; 205-924-4147