Volume 54, Number 8

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Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, February 23, 2017


Ada Corene (Clark) Bilbrey
April 6, 1934 - May 17, 2008

BYRDSTOWN--Ada Corene (Clark) Bilbrey, 74, 1824 Moodyville Road, Byrdstown, passed away May 17, 2008 at Livingston Regional Hospital. She was a homemaker, cook and factory employee.
She was born April 6, 1934 in Pickett County, the daughter of Roy Storie and Edna (Clark) Clark. She lived all of her life in Pickett County and was a member of the Byrdstown First Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her father, mother, husband, Bob Bilbrey; two sons, Robert Dwight and Malcolm Curtis Bilbrey; four half-sisters Eula Faye Garrett, Duell Reagan, Maedell Alvey and Emma Clark; three half brothers Baxter, Havus and Estill Storie; five step half brothers Oble, Donald, Odell, Ruble and Dallas Clark.
Surviving relatives include: two daughters, Elaine Cross and husband, Carl, Albany, Ky.; Velma Bilbrey, Byrdstown; son, Billy D. Bilbrey and wife, Linda, Algood, Tn.; three half sisters Lola Cross and Alma Brown, both of Byrdstown; Bula Masiongale, Pall Mall; half brother Hivus Storie, Byrds-town; step half brother Ballard Clark, Cincinnati, Oh.; special aunt, Cordie Anderson, Byrds-town; five grandchildren Tonya Ford (James), Jennifer Hemp-hill (Jason), Jeremy Cross, Billie Carol Price (Steve), Megan Bilbrey; six great grandchildren: Jordan and Logan Cross, Kristen Ford, Celena Stephens, Matthew Ford and Brad Price.
Funeral services were held May 20, at 2 p.m. from Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Randy Tompkins and Bro. Ricky Cross officiating. Burial was at Story Cemetery. Pallbearers were: Larry Anderson, Randy Garrett, Cecil Anderson, Les Reeder, Phil Masiongale and Larry Reeder. Special care was provided by Brown Funeral Chapel, Byrdstown.
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Osby Ovid Williams
June 28, 1936 - May 9, 2008

BYRDSTOWN -- Osby Ovid Williams, better known as Buddy, 71, Pickett Care & Rehab and a former resident of Hassler Loop Road, Byrdstown, passed away May 9, 2008 at Pickett Care & Rehab, Byrdstown. He was a tool maker for Ford Motor Company in Ypsilanti, Mi.
He was born June 28, 1936 in Monroe, the son of Colbert Williams and Oris (Allred) Williams. He was a member of Dodson’s Chapel United Methodist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Fred, Ben and Clyde Williams.
Surviving relatives include: wife, Shirley (Harris) Williams, Byrdstown; daughter, Sharon Boucher and husband, Brian, Livonia, Mi.; two sons, Rick Williams and wife, Valerie, Canton, Mi; Randy Williams and wife, Cynthia, Graham, NC; two brothers, Earnest Omar Williams, Louisville, Ky.; J.B. Williams, Adrain, Mi.; seven grandchildren; one great grandchild; nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
Funeral services were held May 12, 2008 at 2 p.m. from Livingston Funeral Home Chap-el with Bro. Chris Reagan officiating. Burial was at Okalona Cemetery. Pallbearers were: Jeff, Joe, Chris and Brian Williams, Joshua Bocher and James Chave. Special care was provided by Livingston Funeral Home, of Livingston.


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