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“NOW I KNOW WHY YOU ALWAYS TOLD ME TO BE STRONG, BECAUSE YOU KNEW THAT ONE DAY I WOULD NEED THE STRENGTH TO BEAR YOUR LOSS, I MISS YOU SO MUCH MY LOVE...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: delcina byrd - portcharlotte, FL

“MY PRECIOUS HUSBAND I MISS YOU VERY MUCH BUT I KNOW I WILL SEE YOU AGAIN AT RESURRECTION BASED ON THE RANSOM SACRIFICE OF CHRIST JESUS I WILL LOVE...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: delcina byrd - portcharlotte, FL

“I miss you very much I love you ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: delcina byrd - portcharlotte, FL

“my loving husband willie departed this life on Jan 25th 2015 we met march 1980 four years later we were married, Willie was a loving husband I will...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Delcina Byrd - Port Chorlotte, FL

“A man with a heart of gold and loved like no other . I spent 27 years knowing you as my father and you spent 27 years loving me . Being a great...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Kiesha Murrell - Punta Gorda, FL

“Dear Dad ,Sorry I didn't make your viewing or your memorial Dale did not want use to come.Will miss you so much. Your grandsons,Jermaine,James...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Brenda Rice - greenville, SC

“To the family of The late Willie L. Byrd, It is with much sorrow and with respect that We offer our warmest heart felt sympathy I have known the...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Angela Youngi - Black Mountain, NC

“My heartfelt condolences to the family during this time of sorrow. (1Corinthains 15:26) (Isaiah 61:1,2) Please find peace in knowing that He...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Saj

“Rest in Peace Uncle Willie. While we will never know why your wife deceived us and did not share when your actual funeral services would be held,...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Deidre Byrd-Cherry - Brooklyn, NY


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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.