Milton Keith Byrd, 81, of Myrtle Beach, SC passed away Sunday June 5, 2022.
Born in Lake City, SC, Mr. Byrd was the son of the late, Hubert Byrd and Dorothy Brasington Byrd. He enjoyed painting, cooking, woodworking and feeding birds and squirrels. He was a devoted Christian who loved reading his Bible and listening to Bill Gaither music. He also loved the South Strand Assembly and even though he was confined to his “power chair” for many years, was still active in the South Strand Assembly of God.
Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Charlotte Byrd; two sons, Thomas Keith Byrd and wife Sandie Niethammer of Ann Arbor, MI; Patrick Donald Byrd and his wife Elaine of Huntington, WV; two brothers, Donald Byrd of Hartsville, SC and Alan Byrd of Greenville, SC; a sister, Gail Gray and her husband Bob of Coward, SC; 9 grandchildren, Tabitha, Timothy, Thomas, Jonathan, Greta, Hannah, Bryan, Nicole, John Patrick; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Milton Byrd was preceded in death by his parents Hurbert and Dorothy Byrd and two sisters, Shirley and Frances.
A service will be held at a later date.
The family has requested that memorial donations be made in Milton’s name to the South Strand Assembly of God, 3507 US-17 BUS, Murrells Inlet, SC 2957.
Burroughs Funeral Home (843-651-1440) of Murrells Inlet, SC is assisting the family.