Mr. John Lee Byrd Mr. John Lee Byrd, 86, of Newnan, Ga., passed away on Monday Nov. 10, 2008. He was born in Vidalia, Ga., to the late Andrew and Shellie Byrd. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Juanita Watts Byrd. Mr. Byrd is survived by his guardian, Beverly Byrd Lloyd, and her husband, Robert, of Solon, OH. Also surviving are his son, Warren Byrd of Newnan, GA; brother, Jessie Mitchell of Akron, OH; sister, Inez Calhoun of Vidalia, GA; brother, Huey Byrd of Pensacola, FL; and a host of nieces and nephews. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.mckoon.com. A memorial service will be held Saturday, Nov. 15 at 10 a.m. at Wesley-Woods Chapel in Newnan, GA. The family will greet friends on Saturday, Nov. 15 from 11 a.m. until the service time at Mt. Sinai Baptist Church. The funeral services will follow at 12:30 p.m. with Pastor Stafford Dudley officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Newnan, GA. McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson St., Newnan, GA 30263.

More Obituaries

Mrs. Mildred M. Lichty

Mrs. Mildred M. Lichty, 92, formerly of Waterloo, IA, Wykoff and Rochester, MN, Cedarville, OH and Newnan, GA, went home to be with her Lord ... Read More


Mrs. Mattie Lou Reese

Mrs. Mattie Lou Reese, age 89, of Piedmont, Ala., passed away Sunday April 13, 2014, at her residence. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thurs ... Read More


Mrs. Mary Sirman Blocker

Mrs. Mary Sirman Blocker, 69, of Senoia, GA passed away Monday, April 14, 2014. Mary was hardworking, kind, a loving wife, mother, and grand ... Read More


Mrs. Patricia Carol Ward Thornton

Mrs. Patricia Carol Ward Thornton “Pitty Pat” greeted her Lord & Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, April 11, 2014, peacefully a ... Read More


Mr. Thomas Ray Bryant Jr.

Mr. Thomas Ray Bryant Jr., age 51, of Moreland, passed away on Monday, April 14, 2014, at his home. He was born on May 25, 1962, in Atlanta, ... Read More

Dr. Robin Jon Robbins

A lifetime of laughter and love came to an end on April 15, 2014, as Dr. Robin Jon Robbins became an angel in God's Heavenly Kingdom. Rob wa ... Read More