BYRD, ERIK GORDON - age 44, of Knoxville, and formerly north Alabama, passed suddenly into the arms of his Heavenly Father on Thursday, June 5th. Erik is the loving son of Lois Harrell and the late Hugh G. Byrd, and step mother Linda Byrd. He was the grandson of the late Carl and Thelma Harrell and John H. and Edna Byrd, all of Knoxville. He is survived by his sister, Heather Herbst and brother-in-law, Greg. Erik was a machinist by trade working various jobs in Knoxville and with Alcoa Aluminum in Sheffield, Alabama. He was an avid UT sports fan. He will be sadly missed by those who loved him so much. Visitation will be held Sunday, June 8, at Click Funeral Home and Cremations, 9020 Middlebrook Pike, Knoxville, TN 37923 from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m., with services immediately following. Click Funeral Home and Cremations - Middlebrook Chapel is serving the Byrd family. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.clickfh.com.


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Click Funeral Home & Cremations
9020 Middlebrook Pike Knoxville, TN 37923
(865) 694-3500

Published in Knoxville News Sentinel on June 8, 2014