David C. Byrd III, 74 of Richmond passed away Sunday, July 10, 2016 at the Laurels of Bon Air in Richmond. Services will be Friday, July 15, 2016 at 12:00 P.M. at the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church in Woodstock. Burial will follow in the River View Cemetery in Woodstock. Reverend Kathy Thompson will officiate. Family will receive friends prior to the service at the church.
David was born September 23, 1941 in Woodstock. He was the son of the late David C. and Hazel Johnson Byrd. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran. He worked for the U.S. Government as an Administrative Officer. He was preceded in death by a brother, John W. Byrd.
He is survived by his wife, Michaele Abner Byrd; a daughter, Karen Byrd-Swain and a sister-in- law, Ellen Byrd.