Octavious Jermaine "Tae" Byrd
1997 - 2020
Octavious Jermaine "Tae" Byrd

July 13, 1997 - October 14, 2020

Graveside service for Octavious "Tae" Byrd, 23, of Opelika, AL, will be at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, October 22, 2020, at Saint Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 11367 Red Road, Auburn, AL 36830, Overseer Calvin Daniel will officiate.

Mr. Bryd, who passed away Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at his home in Opelika, Alabama, was born July 13, 1997 in Lee County, Alabama.

Public viewing for Mr. Byrd will be Wednesday, October 21, 2020, from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Survivors include: parents, Reginald and Coffee Gilmore Byrd of Opelika, AL; maternal grandparents, Willie Fred Gilmore, Sr. of Tuskegee, AL and Sadie Gilmore of Auburn, AL; paternal grandparents, Bubba Byrd of Union Springs, AL and Dorothy Denise Jackson of Atlanta, GA; three aunts, Hattie Gilmore of Opelika, AL, Delores Holifield (David Pitts) of Auburn, AL and Kisse (Dieudonne) Cebea of Tuskegee, AL; five uncles, Willie Fred Gilmore, Jr. of Tuskegee, AL, Willie Bernard Gilmore, DeAndre Gilmore both of Auburn, AL, Willie D. Gilmore of Opelika, AL and Antonio (Kimberly) Jackson of Fayetteville, NC; a host of special cousins, work family and friends.

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Published by The Opelika-Auburn News on Oct. 21, 2020.
4:00p.m. - 6:00p.m.
Graveside service
Saint Paul Missionary Baptist Church
11367 Red Road, Auburn, Alabama
Funeral services provided by:
Harris Funeral Home, Inc.
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Sorry for your loss may God be with you and your family today. You all are in my prayers
Ashley Jones
October 22, 2020
Sorry for your loss god is with u always. My heart is with u and your family . God bless u
Cassandra Hand
October 21, 2020