Ina Rose Byrd, age 85 of White Pine, TN went home to be with her Lord and Savior February 25, 2021 peacefully with her children by her side. She was a precious wife, mother, grandmother and friend. Anyone that knew her knows that she never met a stranger. She was retired from American Enka and Wal-Mart of Morristown. Preceded in death by her soul mate of 68 years, Ralph Byrd; parents, Frank and Myrtle Parrott; father-in-law and mother-in-law, William and Millie Byrd; brothers, Ernest and Bud Parrott; sister, Barbara McCarter; son-in-law, Billy Free. She is survived by son, Steve Byrd; daughters, Pat Byrd Dixon and Gail Byrd Free; grandson, Carlin Byrd; sisters, Wanda Randalls and Freda Fears. The family would like to thank Amedisys Hospice for such love and care of her during this time. Graveside funeral service will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at Jefferson Memorial Gardens with Rev. Ross Woody officiating. The body will lie in state Tuesday, March 2, 2021 3:00 until 6:00 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
In consideration of the health and safety of all those attending the services, Farrar Funeral Home strongly encourages all CDC guidelines be followed, including the use of face masks.
Arrangements by Farrar Funeral Home, Jefferson City, 865-475-3892