Terry Byard

BYARD, Terry R. “Moe”, 70, of Martins Ferry, OH, went home to meet his Lord on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at his residence.

He was born Sept. 9, 1942, in West Wheeling, OH, a son of the late Elmer L. and Mary Jane (Ryan) Byard.

He was retired from the MayFlower Vehicles Company, Shadyside, OH. Moe was a member of the Greggsville United Methodist Church, Wheeling, WV and a veteran of the U.S. Navy, Vietnam War.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Dale Byard, and a sister, Trudy Maag.

Surviving are his wife, Kathy J. (Richter) Byard, a son, Rob Byard, of Columbus, OH, two daughters; Janie (Mick) Strain of St. Clairsville, OH and Terri (Melvin) Williams of Martins Ferry, a step-daughter, Brenda Ann (Mark) Pettit, of Moundsville, WV, a step-son, Michael Marshall of Wheeling, WV, a sister, Linda (Ron) Long of Rayland, OH, a brother, Ron Byard, of Bellaire, OH, a sister, Carolyn (John) Rose, of Elm Grove, WV, a sister-in-law, Harriet Byard, of Martins Ferry and 10 grandchildren.

Friends will be received Friday, noon-6 p.m. at the Heslop Funeral Home, 415 Walnut St., Martins Ferry, OH. Funeral services will be held Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012 at 3 p.m. at the Greggsville United Methodist Church, Wheeling, WV with Pastor Mike Palmer officiating. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.heslop.com.