Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

January 9, 2013

Theresa Sophia Cruey Byrd

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

TAZEWELL, Va. — Theresa Sophia Cruey Byrd, age 47, of Tazewell, Va., died Saturday, January 5, 2013 at University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville, Va. Born September 14, 1965 in Bluefield, W.Va., she was a daughter of the late Elmer Lawrence Cruey and Nancy Jane Asbury Cruey.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant sister, Patricia Ann Cruey.

She is survived by her husband, Michael Byrd; one son, Charles Byrd and one daughter, Alisha Byrd both of the home; two sisters, Lisa Shrader of Tazewell, Va. and Melissa Cruey of North Tazewell, Va.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home in Tazewell, Va. with the Reverend Bobby Stanley officiating. Burial will follow at Maplewood Cemetery in Tazewell, Va. Pallbearers will be Ryan Shrader, Marshall Shrader, Danny Baker, Randy Baker, Victor Meadows, and Sherman Rowe.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Thursday.

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