Willie Lee Byrd

  • Born: September 4, 1939
  • Died: January 25, 2015
  • Location: Port Charlotte, Florida

Roberson Funeral Home and Crematory

2151 Tamiami Trail
Port Charlotte, FL 33948

Tel. 941-629-3141

Tribute & Message From The Family

Willie Lee Byrd, 75, of Port Charlotte, Florida passed away Sunday, January 25, 2015 at his residence in Port Charlotte.

He was born September 4, 1939 in Ashville, North Carolina and moved to Port Charlotte in 2000 from Brooklyn, New York. Willie was a veteran of Vietnam, serving in the US Army and worked and retired from US Postal service in New York. He was a loving husband, father, brother and great grandfather, who will be missed but not forgotten.

Survived by his loving wife, Delcina V. Byrd; three step daughters, Brenda Appia, Jackie Murrell and Suzanne Appia-Agard; a step son Mark Murrell; four grandchildren, Kiesha Murrell RN, Dainel Agard, Taurean Weekes and Nishan Weekes; one great granddaughter, Shayla Parker; Many nieces and nephews.

There will be a visitation Saturday, January 31, 2015 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at Roberson Funeral Home Port Charlotte Chapel. Memorial service and military honors will be held 11:00 Monday, February 2, 2015 at Restlawn Memorial Gardens Chapel in Port Charlotte. Rev. J. Ralph Burton will officiate.

Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Home & Crematory Port Charlotte Chapel.