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Jean Byars

August 21, 1946 — May 21, 2023

BEVERLY JEAN BYARS, 76, passed away Sunday evening, May 21, 2023 in Piedmont Hospital Augusta.

A native of Windsor, SC and lifelong resident of Aiken County, Jean was a daughter of the late John and Inez Youngblood Byars.  She was a member of Windsor First Baptist Church and attended Aiken Christian Church when she was able.

Survivors include her daughter, Emma Thompson, Lexington, SC; her siblings, Wendell Byars, Aiken, Elspye Johnson, Montmorenci, Myra Ridgeway (Brooke), Aiken, John Byars (Karen), Windsor and a number of nieces, nephews and cousins.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Wayne Byars and sister, Mary Lou Byars Gray.

The family will receive friends Friday evening, May 26th from 6 until 8 o’clock at Shellhouse – Rivers Funeral Home.  The funeral service will be Saturday afternoon, May 27th at 3 o’clock at the funeral home followed with interment in Windsor First Baptist Church Cemetery.  Pastor Keith Ussery will officiate.

Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (stjude.org).

SHELLHOUSE – RIVERS FUNERAL HOME, 715 EAST PINE LOG RD., AIKEN, SC

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Friday, May 26, 2023

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Shellhouse - Rivers Funeral Home

715 E Pine Log Rd
Aiken, SC 29803

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Funeral Service

Saturday, May 27, 2023

Starts at 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Shellhouse - Rivers Funeral Home

715 E Pine Log Rd
Aiken, SC 29803

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Interment

Saturday, May 27, 2023

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Windsor First Baptist Church Cemetery

539 Middleton Dr
Windsor, SC 29856

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