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Wisdom Byers, Jr.

October 7, 1930 ~ June 10, 2020 (age 89)

Obituary

A Celebration of Life service for Wisdom Byers Jr., age 89 of Clarksville, will be Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at 12:00 PM at Sykes Funeral Home. Burial will follow at KY Veterans Cemetery West. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 11:00 AM until the time of service at the funeral home. Wisdom  passed away on Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at his residence. He was born on October 7, 1930 in Trenton, KY to Wisdom and Barbara Trice Byers. Wisdom was a veteran of the United States Army during the Korean War and a retired bus driver. He attended Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist church and had a passion for singing gospel music. Wisdom enjoyed playing cards, playing pool, traveling, and spending time with his family.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by all of his siblings.
He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Pastor Dr. Laura Byers; children: Jevon Byers, Kirk Byers, Jonathan Byers, Lanylia Byers, Bobby Ramey, Walter Ramey, and Angela Ramey; 16 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and many loving family members and friends.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
June 17, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Sykes Funeral Home & Crematory
424 Franklin St
Clarksville, TN 37040

Celebration of Life
Wednesday
June 17, 2020

12:00 PM
Sykes Funeral Home & Crematory
424 Franklin St
Clarksville, TN 37040

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