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Minnie Jean Byrd

July 2, 1933 ~ June 29, 2018 (age 84)
Jean Byrd, age 84 of Rutledge, passed away Friday, June 29, 2018, at UT Medical Center in Knoxville. She was a member of Buffalo Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents Rufus Carl and Neppie (Jefferson) Johnson; husband Billy E. Byrd; sons Michael Dennis and Richard Dana Byrd; and brothers Everette and Lewis Johnson. She is survived by her brother Bruce Johnson of Dandridge; sisters Blanche West of Rutledge; Nancy (Ed) Hargis of Dandridge; Geraldine Heim of Jefferson City; Ella Faye Collins of Ohio; Wilma Johnson of Rutledge, and Anita (Don) Nance of Rutledge; sister-in-law Minnie Johnson of Strawberry Plains; a very special best friend of 65 years Sarah Lowe of West Virginia; and numerous other beloved family members.

Family and friends are invited to come by Smith-Reagan Funeral Home in Rutledge on Monday, July 2, 2018, from 1:00 to 8:00 pm. Graveside services will be held at 10:00 am on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at Buffalo Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Duke Stratton officiating.

Services entrusted to Smith-Reagan Funeral Home of Rutledge, www.smithreaganfuneralhome.com.


JUL 2. 1:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Smith-Reagan Funeral Home

326 Water Street

Rutledge, TN, 37861


Graveside Service

JUL 3. 10:00 AM

Buffalo Baptist Church Cemetery


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