Hilda Virginia Byrd, 80, Winter Park Baptist Church member

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Hilda Virginia Byrd, of Wilmington, died Thursday, May 21, 2015, at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice. She was 80.

She was born in Robeson County on June 7, 1934, to Joseph Clifton Herring and Annie Stone Herring.

Hilda was a member of Winter Park Baptist Church. She was a retired registered nurse.

Hilda is survived by her husband, James Byron Byrd Sr.; children, James Byron Byrd Jr., Alan Thomas Byrd, Joseph Byrd and Donna Byrd Gasecki; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and sisters, Lavonne Simmons, Sandra Horne and Carolyn Hall.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation.

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