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James Larry Byrd, Sr.
  • Childrens Hospital
    PO Box 15010
    Knoxville, TN 37901

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“R.I.P. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Alonzo & Anna Lawson - Helenwood, TN

“i'm sorry about your loss. i really enjoyed him when i was taking care of him. my thoughts and prayers goes out to his family. may god bless you. ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: candice dixon - maryville tn, TN

“Lyn, Sorry for your loss , if theres anything I can help you with please let me know.Prayers for you and family. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Sandra Velasquez - Knoxville, TN

“I never know what to say at times like this. If you need anything just call... ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Dave Hodges

“Prayers and Comfort during this difficult time. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: LeAnn Jerome - Sweetwater, TN

“Lots and lots of fond memories associated with Larry and Mike Roberts. Neither was ever at a loss for words. Their smiles and friendship are greatly...Read More ยป
6 of 12 | Posted by: Marty Everett - Knoxville, TN

“My thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of this man. So sorry for your loss. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Gina - Knoxville, TN

“Lyn, You and your family are in my prayers so sorry for your loss.Let us know if you need anything.Love, Robin ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Robin Edwards - Blaine, TN

“Lyn if we can do any thing please let us know .you are in our thoughts and prayers LOVE LINDA & RONALD ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Linda & Ronald Caldwell - TN

“So sorry for your loss! ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Tammie davis - Maryville, TN

“Lyn, so sorry for your loss. Larry was always a good friend. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Myrna Sayne

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Bruce & Sue UTMCK Jarnagin - TN


James "Larry" Byrd, age 61, of Louisville went home to be with the Lord on Friday, August 21, 2015. He is a member of Laurel Bank Baptist Church. Larry retired from UT Hospital after 15 years of service. He was preceded in death by his father Reverend Herman Byrd, his step-father, Aubrey Dean Cook. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 29 years, Lyn Byrd; son, James Larry Jr., step-daughters, Jennifer Howard & Melissa Vincent; grandchildren; mother, Mattie Cook; brother, Donald; brother & sister-in-law, Ronald & Jane Byrd; sister-in-law, Kathy Pottsgrove; many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 3:00 PM, Sunday, August 30, 2015 at Smithview Pavilion. Family will receive friends from 1:00 until 3:00 PM, Sunday at Smithview Pavilion. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Larry's name to: Childrens Hospital, PO Box 15010, Knoxville, TN 37901. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com.