October 10, 2006
Mrs. Martha McRae Byrd, age 88, of Nolensville, TN, died Tue., Oct. 10, 2006 in Franklin, TN. She was a native of Rutherford County and was a daughter of the late Jack and Cordie Smythia. Mrs. Byrd was a homemaker and a member of the Triune United Methodist Church. She was also a member of the United Methodist Women and the Triune Home Demonstration Club.
She is survived by husband of 67 years, John T. Byrd; daughter, Thalia Perrell; son, Frank Byrd, all of Nolensville, TN; sister, Alene Toombs, Almaville, TN; three grandchildren; five great grandchildren.
Visitation will begin Wed., Oct. 11, 2006 at 4:00 p.m. at Lawrence Funeral Home. Family members will also receive friends beginning at 9:00 a.m. Thur., Oct. 12, 2006 at Triune United Methodist Church, Triune, TN. Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Thur. with Rev. Peter Ferguson officiating. Burial will follow in Nolensville Cemetery, Nolensville, TN.
LAWRENCE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES, Chapel Hill, Tennessee in charge of arrangements.
Marshall County Tribune Friday, October 13, 2006