King – Betty Jean Byrd, 85, of King, NC, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family, on Saturday, June 12, 2021.
Mrs. Byrd was born December 30, 1935, in Tuscumbia, AL, to the late James Asa and Amanda Anthem Smith Williams. She retired after many years from General Motors and Unify Michigan. She loved being a grandma, loved to read, and loved to plant flowers.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter Rita Annette Byrd.
Left to cherish her memory is her grandchildren Brian William Byrd (Lisa), and Amanda Byrd (Timmy), and her great grandchildren Michael, Brianna, Makenzie, Gracie, Allie, Brooke, and Laykin.
A private service will be held at a later date.
Slate Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Betty Jean Byrd. Online condolences may be offered at www.slatefh.com.