Gladys Maxine Byrd, of Sneedville, went to be with our Lord and Savior on Saturday, March 12, 2020. She was a member of Trent Valley Baptist Church. She took great pride in being a nurse and retired from Hancock County Hospital. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed working in her flower garden, quilting, crocheting, reading and spending time with family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Reverend Wilson & Dora Brewer Wilder; brothers, Dana & Edward Wilder; sisters, Opal Stapleton & Nina Ramsey and father of her child, Charles Byrd.
She is survived by;
Daughter; Tina Hurd & fiancé Junior Nichols of Sneedville
Grandchildren; Matthew (Leslie) Hurd of Surgoinsville, Clint Hurd of Eidson and Megan (Steve) Long of Rose Hill, Va.
Great-Grandchildren; Samuel & Asher Hurd and Rachel & Molly Wilson
Special caregiver & friend whom she loved like family; Tammy Trent
Several nieces, nephews and a host of other relative and friends
McNeil Funeral Home in Sneedville is serving the Byrd Family
To plant a tree in memory of Gladys (Wilder) Byrd, please visit our tribute store.