• "Paul,Molly,Jody, Mrs. Drane, Marianne and the rest of the..."
    - Joan Fernald
  • "With deepest sympathy to the Dempsey Family. May the..."
  • "I am so sorry for the loss of Byrla. The entire family will..."
    - Mary Naughton
  • "Our prayers go up for you brother, and the Lord himself..."
    - Brad Wolfe
  • "I am sorry for your loss. A 6th St. neighbor."
    - Nellie Anderson

Born May 20, 1950 in Ocala, FL; died January 13, 2014 in Ocala.
She was a member of Grace Episcopal Church, Ocala. Byrla went to school and was a volunteer at Wyomina Park Elementary School.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 36 years, Paul of Ocala; daughter, Marianne Jackson of Ocala; mother, Joyce Drane of Ocala; sister, Molly Mims of Ocala; brother, Jody Drane of Ocala; grandson, Joseph Jackson of Ocala; nieces, Corissa O'Steen, Heather Mims-Perez, and Tiffany Mims; nephew, Shawn Mims; grandnieces, Molly and Mariella; grandnephews, Noah and Gunnar.
Memorial service will be held at Grace Episcopal Church on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 11:00 AM. Family recommends memorials to be given to the church.
Arrangements entrusted with Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services. Sentiments may be left online at:
Published in Ocala Star-Banner from Jan. 19 to Jan. 20, 2014