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Ida Ann Byrd

March 29, 1954 ~ March 20, 2021 (age 66)

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Mrs. Ida Ann Byrd, age 66, of Douglas, Georgia, passed away peacefully surrounded by family, at her son's residence on Saturday, March 20th, 2021 following an extended illness.

Mrs.  Byrd was born on March 29, 1954, in Douglas, GA to the late Clarence Hursey and the late Stella Mae Gieger Hursey.

Survivors include: Husband, Charles H. Byrd of Douglas, GA, Son, Kyle (Shay) Byrd of Douglas, GA, Daughter, Leighan (Keith) Waters of Douglas, GA, Grandchildren: Carter Luke Byrd, Charles Byrd, and, Alaina Waters, and one brother; Kenny Hursey of Yorktown, VA.  A host of other relatives and cherished friends.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, March 23, 2021 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Sims Funeral Home. 

Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 11:00 am, Tanner Baptist Church, inside the social hall with Rev. James  "Buddy" Jordan, and  Rev. James "Jim Bo" Steed officiating. Interment to followed at Tanner Baptist Church Cemetery.

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Sims Funeral Home, Douglas, GA is in charge of the arrangements.

Due to COVID-19, Sims Funeral Home Inc. will require all guests and attendees to wear appropriate medical grade face masks and maintain social distancing at all times while visiting our facility, and highly encouraged at our services outside of our facility. Mask are not provided.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ida  Byrd, please visit our floral store.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ida Ann Byrd, please visit our floral store.


March 23, 2021

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sims Funeral Home
201 N Peterson Ave.
Douglas, Georgia 31533

Funeral Service
March 24, 2021

11:00 AM
Tanner Baptist Church
311 Paul Cady Rd.
Douglas, GA 31535

March 24, 2021

Tanner Baptist Church Cemetery
311 Paul Cady Rd.
Douglas, GA 31535

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