Louise Rhoades Byrd, 78, of Wilkesboro, passed away Saturday, Sept 26, 2020, at Westwood Hills Nursing & Rehab Center. Louise was born April 4, 1942 in Wilkes County to Fred and Lillie Shumate Rhoades. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Larry C. Byrd; great-grandchild, Logan Dancy; and sisters, Pansy Wagoner and Kathleen Rash.
Louise is survived by her daughters, Diane Morefield and spouse, Gene, of Millers Creek and Angela Dancy and spouse, Arvin, of Purlear; grandchildren, Alicia Widener and spouse, Josh, Christy Harrold and spouse, Bradley, Misty Dancy, Allison Williams and Mindy Brown and spouse, Tyler; 15 great grandchildren; step-granddaughter, Crystel Milligan and spouse, David; and three step-great grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020, at Miller Funeral Chapel with Rev. Junior Harrold officiating. Burial will follow in Mountlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at Miller Funeral Service from 1-2 p.m. Thursday, prior to the service. Flowers will be accepted. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.miller