James Pool Byrd

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  • "Ms Tommie, My heart truly reaches out and aches for you and..."
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  • "Tommie and Serinity, I am so sorry for your loss. James..."
    - David & Mitzie (Rose) Paluka
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    - Joe Sentmanat
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    - Curtis Hallford
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Funeral services for James Pool Byrd, age 69, of Conroe will be held on Thursday, February 2, 2012 at 12:30 p.m. in Cashner Colonial Chapel with Reverend Curtis Hallford officiating. Interment will follow in Garden Park Cemetery. Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, February 1, 2012 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Cashner Funeral Home.

James was born March 6, 1942 in St. Augustine County, Texas to Burt Pool and Idell Holloway Byrd and passed away on January 29, 2012 in Conroe, Texas. He worked for 35 years at Sparkler. James was a member of the First Baptist Church of Groceville for 30 years. He enjoyed gardening (the "Day Lilly Man") and tending to his cows on "The Hill".

James was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Tonnia Tate; and niece, Teresa DeHart. He is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Tommie Byrd of Conroe; daughter, Serenity Kettwich and husband Dan of The Woodlands; sister, Elizabeth Greening of Cleveland, Texas; grandchildren, Jacob Kettwich and Cameron Kettwich; and special nieces, Rebecca Greer and Paula Brewer. Numerous other relatives and friends also survive. Pallbearers will be David Greer, Brian Greer, John DeHart, James DeHart, Terry Williams and Nichael Armstrong. Honorary pallbearers are Sid Brewer and Mike Greer. You are invited to leave written messages and condolences for the family on our website at www.cashnerconroe.com.


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Published on yourconroenews.com from Jan. 31 to Feb. 13, 2012
Arrangements under the direction of:
Cashner Funeral Home
801 Teas Road | Conroe, TX 77303 | (936) 756-2126
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