Cassie Byrd Wise, 86, of Pocahontas, VA passed away Thursday, February 8, 2018 at her home. Born in Meadows of Dan, VA she was the daughter of the late Josiah Whitfield and Laura Nester Dalton.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her first husband Charles Byrd and second husband George Wise; two children Cecil Ray Byrd and Carolyn Jean Byrd; brothers Kelse, Gordan, Calvin and Ernest Dalton and sisters Edna Byrd, Nellie Bowman and Minnie Harrison.
Those left to cherish her memory are her children, Judy K Gibson and husband Mike of Pocahontas, VA, Beulah Lynn Mitchell and husband James of Pocahontas, VA, Tommy Lee Byrd and wife Ruth of Yards, VA, Donald Allen Byrd of the home, Deborah Diane Sandifer and husband Edward of Abbs Valley, VA, Douglas Wise and wife Donna of Bluefield, WV and Delores Beatty of Newark, DE; eleven grandchildren, twenty-three great grandchildren and one great great grandchild and one special grandchild; special friends Joyce Sarver, Karen Lafon, Tish Eastridge and Virginia Jeffery.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 2:00pm at the Rodriguez Funeral Home in Pocahontas, VA with the Rev. Mike Gibson officiating and son Tommy Byrd presenting the Eulogy. Friends may call Sunday, February 11, 2018 at the Rodriguez Funeral Home in Pocahontas, VA from 12:00 to 2:00 pm. Internment will follow at the Swim Cemetery on Peel Chestnut Mountain. Pallbearers will be grandsons and great grandson.
For more information, or to have the funeral home pass along your condolences, visit www.RodriguezFuneral.com.
Published on February 10, 2018